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Kosmas monk (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.445

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Field:
21 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die.

Obverse

Kosmas monk (eleventh century)

Bust of St. Nicholas holding the Gospel. Inscription: |ΝΙ|Κ.|Λ: Ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Kosmas monk (eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines, last line missing. Border of dots.

κ̅ε̅Ο
ΗΘ,ΤΣ
ΔΛΟΚΟΣ
.ΑΜΟΝΑ
..

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλο Κοσμᾷ μοναχῷ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλο Κοσμᾷ μοναχῷ.

Lord, help your servant, the monk Kosmas.

Audio

 

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