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Theophylaktos Kitnos (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1977.34.41
Diameter 27 mm

Obverse

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.

ΘΕΟΤ
ΟΚΕΒΟΗ
ΘΕΙΤΔ
ΟΥΛ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ 

Reverse

Inscription in five lines with a cross above. Wreath border.


ΘΕΟΥ
ΛΚΤ
ΤΚΙΤ
ΝΜ
ΗΝ

Θεοφυλάκτῳ τῷ Κίτνῳ ἀμήν

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ Θεοφυλάκτῳ τῷ Κίτνῳ, ἀμήν.

Mother of God, help [your] servant Theophylaktos Kitnos, amen. 

Commentary

The clumsy lettering and archaic character of this seal make dating uncertain. The cross above the inscription on the reverse points to the twelfth century, but this is tentative at best.

Accession number BZS.1977.34.41
Diameter 27 mm

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Accession number BZS.1977.34.41
Diameter 27 mm

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Accession number BZS.1977.34.41
Diameter 27 mm

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