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Nikephoros protospatharios and ek prosopou of the strategos of the Optimatoi (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian holding a book. Vertical inscription: |.Ω|.Θ|Ε|ΟΛ.|Γ,: Ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Ἰ]ω(άννης) [ὁ] Θεολ(ό)γ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines with decorations above. Border of dots.

  
ΝΙΚΗΦ.
ΑΣΠΑΘ
ΕΚΑΣΩ.
ΤΣΤΡΑ.
ΤΩΝΟΠ.
ΜΑΤ,

Νικηφ(όρος) (πρωτο)σπαθ(άριος) (καὶ) ἐκ (προ)σώ[π(ου)] τοῦ στρα[τ(ηγοῦ)] τῶν Ὀπ[τ(ι)]μάτ(ων)

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian holding a book. Vertical inscription: |.Ω|.Θ|Ε|ΟΛ.|Γ,: Ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Ἰ]ω(άννης) [ὁ] Θεολ(ό)γ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines with decorations above. Border of dots.

  
ΝΙΚΗΦ.
ΑΣΠΑΘ
ΕΚΑΣΩ.
ΤΣΤΡΑ.
ΤΩΝΟΠ.
ΜΑΤ,

Νικηφ(όρος) (πρωτο)σπαθ(άριος) (καὶ) ἐκ (προ)σώ[π(ου)] τοῦ στρα[τ(ηγοῦ)] τῶν Ὀπ[τ(ι)]μάτ(ων)