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Niketas proedros and epi ton kriseon (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin standing and holding Christ in her left arm. On either side, the sigla, below which is an epithet in columns: ̅ΘΥ̅|h|ni|k|oπ|οι|ο|σ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ ἡ Νικοποιός. Border of dots within two linear borders.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines. Between two linear borders, a border of dots.

θκ̅ε
οηθει
νικητ
προερ
επιτν
κρισε
ν

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ προέδρῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τῶν κρίσεων

Obverse

The Virgin standing and holding Christ in her left arm. On either side, the sigla, below which is an epithet in columns: ̅ΘΥ̅|h|ni|k|oπ|οι|ο|σ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ ἡ Νικοποιός. Border of dots within two linear borders.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines. Between two linear borders, a border of dots.

θκ̅ε
οηθει
νικητ
προερ
επιτν
κρισε
ν

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ προέδρῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τῶν κρίσεων

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.340
Diameter 33.0 mm; field: 23.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ προέδρῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τῶν κρίσεων.

Mother of God, help Niketas proedros and epi ton kriseon.