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John kouboukleisios (eleventh century, second half)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.46

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1668bis.

Details

Diameter:
28 mm
Field:
16 mm

Obverse

John kouboukleisios (eleventh century, second half)

Bust of St. John Chrysostom, bearded, dressed as a bishop, holding r. hand in blessing and book in l. hand. Inscription to l. and r.: |ΙΩ|Ο|ΣΟ|Σ: Ὁ ἅγιος Ἰωάννης ὁ Χρυσόστομος. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

κε,θ,τωσωδουλω

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

John kouboukleisios (eleventh century, second half)

Bust of St. Michael dressed as emperor, holding scepter in r. hand and globus cruciger in l. hand. Inscription to l. and r.: Μ|ΙΧ|Α: Μιχαήλ. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ιωαν.κουουκλισιω

Ἰωάν κουβουκλισίῳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάνῃ κουβουκλισίῳ.

Lord, help your servant John kouboukleisios.

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