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Bardanes hypatos (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.591
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in three lines with decoration below. Border of dots.

βρ
δνυ
πτω


Βραδάν ὑπάτῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Βραδάνῃ ὑπάτῳ.

Theotokos, help Bradanes hypatos.

Commentary

Note the spelling of the name as Βραδάνῃ (Bradanes) instead of Βαρδάνῃ (Bardanes). However, the meaning is clear.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.591
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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Accession number BZS.1947.2.591
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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Accession number BZS.1947.2.591
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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