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Nicholas apo eparchon (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Eagle with open wings, with head turned to left; above, cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

νικο
λαωα
ποεπα
ρχω.

Νικολάῳ ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων

Obverse

Eagle with open wings, with head turned to left; above, cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

νικο
λαωα
ποεπα
ρχω.

Νικολάῳ ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων

Accession number BZS.1947.2.563
Diameter 21.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικολάῳ ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων.

Theotokos, help Nicholas apo eparchon.