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Pothos Monomachos, orphanotrophos and judge of the Armeniakoi (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. George, beardless, holding a martyr's cross before him. Vertical inscription on either side: |γ|ε-|ρ|γ, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Remains of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

+κε.....ποθ

Κ(ύρι)ε [βοήθει] Πόθῳ

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

ορφν
τροφκρι
τ,τνρμε
ικντ
μονομ
χ

ὀρφανοτρόφῳ, κριτ(ῇ) τῶν Ἀρμε[ν]ιακῶν τῷ Μονομάχῳ

Obverse

Bust of St. George, beardless, holding a martyr's cross before him. Vertical inscription on either side: |γ|ε-|ρ|γ, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Remains of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

+κε.....ποθ

Κ(ύρι)ε [βοήθει] Πόθῳ

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

ορφν
τροφκρι
τ,τνρμε
ικντ
μονομ
χ

ὀρφανοτρόφῳ, κριτ(ῇ) τῶν Ἀρμε[ν]ιακῶν τῷ Μονομάχῳ