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George Megistos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.687
Diameter 15 mm
Condition Chipped at the upper opening of the channel. Struck slightly off-center on too small of a blank.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God, orans, with the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla visible to the right: ΘΥ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.


τοκ.
.κεπ..
γεργι..
ομεγ.
στ

Θεοτόκε σκέποις Γεωργίῳ τὸ Μεγίστῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε σκέποις Γεωργίῳ τὸ Μεγίστῳ.

Theotokos, protect George Megistos.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.687
Diameter 15 mm
Condition Chipped at the upper opening of the channel. Struck slightly off-center on too small of a blank.

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Accession number BZS.1947.2.687
Diameter 15 mm
Condition Chipped at the upper opening of the channel. Struck slightly off-center on too small of a blank.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.687
Diameter 15 mm
Condition Chipped at the upper opening of the channel. Struck slightly off-center on too small of a blank.

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