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Andronikos imperial ostiarios and episkeptites (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4468
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken; nearly half missing. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the intact parallel cited in this entry.

Obverse

An eight-rayed star emanating from a cross in the center. Between the longer rays are crosses of dots at the ends of smaller rays. At the end of the longer rays, letters (those preserved): κ...ηθει . Along the circumference a row of pellets within concentric circles of dots.

Κ(ύρι)[ε βο]ήθει

Reverse

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

ρο
ˊοστ
επισ
π̣τιτˊ

[Ἀν]δρο[νίκ(ῳ)] β(ασιλικῷ) (καὶ) ἐπισ[(κε)]πτίτ(ῃ)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Ἀνδρονίκῳ βασιλικῷ ὀστιαρίῳ καὶ ἐπισκεπτίτῃ.

Lord, help Andronikos, imperial ostiarios and episkeptites.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4468
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken; nearly half missing. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the intact parallel cited in this entry.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4468
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken; nearly half missing. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the intact parallel cited in this entry.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4468
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken; nearly half missing. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the intact parallel cited in this entry.