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John patrikios (seventh/eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5694
Diameter 39 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΩΔ|ΛΩΣ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου

Reverse

Cruciform monogram, reading Ἰωάννῃ; in the quarters: ΠΑΤΡ|ΙΚΙΩ. Wreath border.

Ἰωάννῃ πατρικίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου Ἰωάννῃ πατρικίῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant John patrikios.