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Genesios (?) imperial protospatharios, asekretis and judge of the Peloponnesos (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of a bishop-saint blessing and holding book. Very faint vertical inscription: Ν|Κ.|Λ: Ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος (?). Faint lettering along the upper circumference, probably from a circular invocation but indecipherable in its actual shape. .ε.. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, the final two letters between horizontal bars. Border of dots.

..ΝΕΣ,.
..ΣΠΑΘΑΡ.
..ΗΚΡΗΙ.
.ΡΗΤ,ΠΕΛΟ
ΠΟΝ.Η
ΣΟΥ

Γενεσίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρί, ἀσηκρῆτις καὶ κρητ Πελοποννήσου

Obverse

Bust of a bishop-saint blessing and holding book. Very faint vertical inscription: Ν|Κ.|Λ: Ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος (?). Faint lettering along the upper circumference, probably from a circular invocation but indecipherable in its actual shape. .ε.. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, the final two letters between horizontal bars. Border of dots.

..ΝΕΣ,.
..ΣΠΑΘΑΡ.
..ΗΚΡΗΙ.
.ΡΗΤ,ΠΕΛΟ
ΠΟΝ.Η
ΣΟΥ

Γενεσίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρί, ἀσηκρῆτις καὶ κρητ Πελοποννήσου