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Merkourios hypatos (seventh/eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.603
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.

ΜΕ
ΡΚΟΘΡΙ
ΟΥΥΠ
Τ

Μερκουρίῳ ὑπάτῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μερκουρίῳ ὑπάτῳ.

Theotokos, help Merkourios hypatos.