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Michael episkeptites (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.807
Diameter 16 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Obverse

Bust of St. George holding a spear over his left shoulder and a shield with his left arm. Details indistinct. Traces of an inscription on either side: |γ|ε|ρ|. : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώρ[γ(ιος)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of at least three lines. A cross above. Border of dots.

  
κεοη
.μιχαηλ
.πισκε
....

Κ(ύρι)ε βοή[θ(ει)] Μιχαὴλ [ἐ]πισκε[πτίτ(ῃ)]

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ ἐπισκεπτίτῃ.

Lord, help Michael, episkeptites.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.807
Diameter 16 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.807
Diameter 16 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.807
Diameter 16 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

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