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Demetrios cleric, kouboukleisios, and epiktes (?) (tenth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.393

Details

Diameter:
25 mm
Field:
18 mm
Condition:
Overstruck.

Obverse

Demetrios cleric, kouboukleisios, and epiktes (?) (tenth century)

A cross on three steps with an X at the crossing point, and flowers erupting from the base. Circular inscription within border of dots.

ΕΙΤΩΣΩΔΟΥΛΩ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Demetrios cleric, kouboukleisios, and epiktes (?) (tenth century)

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

δημη
.τ,κληρι
κλε
σιωκ..
.ικτ

Δημητρίῳ κληρικ κουβουκλεισίῳ καὶ ἐπίκτ (?)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Δημητρίῳ κληρικῷ κουβουκλεισίῳ καὶ ἐπίκτῃ (?).

Lord, help your servant Demetrios cleric, kouboukleisios and epiktes (?). 

Audio

Commentary

The last couple of lines end in obscurity; perhaps he also holds the title of episkeptites, epiktes?

 

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