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Symeon (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2535
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

St. Stephen standing, turning to his right toward the manus Dei visible in the upper left quarter. Inscription on either side: |στ|εφ|αν|οσ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Στέφανος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.


κεο
ηθειτ
σΔλ
συε
ν

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Συμεών

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Συμεών.

Lord, help your servant Symeon.