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Michael Maurozomes (twelfth/thirteenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing St. Michael, facing, winged, in imperial garments, holding the labarum in his right hand and the globus cruciger in his left. Inscription visible to the left: Ο|Χ|ΑΡ: ὁ ἀρχάγγελος Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines with a cross above. Border of dots.

Ὁμώνυμόν σον Μαυροζώμην με σκέποις

Obverse

Standing St. Michael, facing, winged, in imperial garments, holding the labarum in his right hand and the globus cruciger in his left. Inscription visible to the left: Ο|Χ|ΑΡ: ὁ ἀρχάγγελος Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines with a cross above. Border of dots.

Ὁμώνυμόν σον Μαυροζώμην με σκέποις

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1884
Diameter 30.0 mm; field: 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 1627.
Laurent, Bulles métriques, no. 657.
Leontiades, "Family Names,", 357 nr. 11.

Translation

Ὁμώνυμόν σον Μαυροζώμην με σκέποις.

May you protect me, Maurozomes of the same name (as you).