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George priest (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1434
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1087.

Obverse

Bust of St. George, facing, holding spear in his left hand and a shield in his right. Inscription to left and right: .|Γ|Ε|.|.Γ|Ι|Ο|Σ: ἅγιος Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΣΚΕΠ
ΜΑΡΤΥΣ
ΓΕΡΓ..
ΙΕΡΕΑ

Σκέπε μάρτυς Γεώργιον ἱερέα

Translation

Σκέπε μάρτυς Γεώργιον ἱερέα.

Martyr, protect George the priest.

Commentary

Dodecasyllable.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1434
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1087.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1434
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1087.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1434
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1087.

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