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Theodosios Tzykanisteriotes, protoproedros (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2625
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Punctured in two places.

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, holding the Child in her left arm. On her right, a small kneeling figure touches the hem of her garment. Inscription on either side: ̣̅θυ̅: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


θκ̅ε,θ,
θεοο̣σ̣ι
.α̣αε..
τυκ̣α̣
νιστηρι
τ

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Θεοδοσί[ῳ] (πρωτο)(προ)έ[δρ]ῳ τῷ Τζυκανιστηριώτ(ῃ)

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοδοσίῳ πρωτοπροέδρῳ τῷ Τζυκανιστηριώτῃ.

Mother of God, help Theodosios Tzykanisteriotes, protoproedros.