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John scribon (sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1309
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 389.

Obverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - ν - ο - υ - ω

Ἰωάννου

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

CR
O
NO

scrηbonos

Translation

Ἰωάννου scribonos.

(Seal of) John scribon.

Commentary

This is a bilingual seal with a Greek monogram and inscription in Latin, with the exception of the Latin h in the middle of the world (replacing the letter "i"), clearly rendered in representation of a Greek η.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1309
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 389.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1309
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 389.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1309
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 389.

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