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Gregory. . . (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (uncertain type). Visible in the top quarters: τ. Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου

Reverse

Inscription in two (?) lines with cross above. Border of dots.


γρηγο
. . .

Γρηγορίῳ . . .

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (uncertain type). Visible in the top quarters: τ. Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου

Reverse

Inscription in two (?) lines with cross above. Border of dots.


γρηγο
. . .

Γρηγορίῳ . . .

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1446
Diameter 25.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου Γρηγορίῳ . . .

Theotokos, help your servant Gregory. . .

Commentary

There is a likely a title or office cut off in the reverse inscription, due to the too-small blank.