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Theodosios apo hypaton (seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

ΘΕΟΤ
ΟΚΕΒΟ
ΗΘΙ

Θεοτόκε βοήθι

Reverse

Cruciform monogram, reading Θεοδοσίου. Inscription in the corners. Wreath border.

ΠΟΥ|ΠΤ|Ν

Θεοδοσίου ἀπὸ ὑπάτων

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

ΘΕΟΤ
ΟΚΕΒΟ
ΗΘΙ

Θεοτόκε βοήθι

Reverse

Cruciform monogram, reading Θεοδοσίου. Inscription in the corners. Wreath border.

ΠΟΥ|ΠΤ|Ν

Θεοδοσίου ἀπὸ ὑπάτων

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2981
Diameter 25.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοδοσίου ἀπὸ ὑπάτων.

Theotokos, give thy aid. (Seal of) Theodosios apo hypaton.

Commentary

The name found in the reverse monogram is likely Theodosios, with a Σ read at the right termination of the cruciform monogram; if instead it is an Ω, a remote possibility, then the monogram would read Θεοδώρου (Theodore).