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Michael Moschianos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1207
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 11 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael, facing, holding scepte rin his right hand and globus cruciger in his left. Inscription to both sides: Χ|ΑΧ|Μ: Ἀρχάγγελος Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ασομα
τεθμι
χαηλτ
μο.χι
αν,

Ἀσόματε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ τῷ Μοσχιάν

Translation

Ἀσόματε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ τῷ Μοσχιάνῳ.

Bodiliess one, help Michael Moschianos.

Commentary

Political verse (Decapentasyllable).

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1207
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 11 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1207
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 11 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1207
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 11 mm

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