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Barrabas (sixth/seventh centuries)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.19
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 23 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding child in front of her. In fields to l. and r., crosses.

None.

Reverse

Eagle with outspread wings. Above between wings, cruciform monogram. Wreath Border.

Βαραββᾷ

Translation

Βαραββᾷ

Barrabas

Commentary

The reverse monogram can also read Βαρβάρᾳ (Barbara), however a female name is less probable.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.19
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 23 mm

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.19
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 23 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.19
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 23 mm

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