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Romanus illustrius (sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.634
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Large indentations on the apertures of the channel (esp. on the rev.).

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Latin inscription in four lines. Wreath border.

.RO
.OE
IS
..O

Romano illustrio

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Romano illustrio.

Theotokos, help Romanus illustrius.

Commentary

Bilingual seal in Greek and Latin.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.634
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Large indentations on the apertures of the channel (esp. on the rev.).

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1947.2.634
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Large indentations on the apertures of the channel (esp. on the rev.).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.634
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Large indentations on the apertures of the channel (esp. on the rev.).

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