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Bardarios (sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2989
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with the medallion of Christ between two short crosses. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

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Βαρδαρίου

Translation

Βαρδαρίου.

(Seal of) Bardarios.

Commentary

Bardarios is the simplest and most likely resolution of the monogram; other possibilities include Βαρδουαρίου (Bardouarios), or perhaps, Βοραδίου (Boradios).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2989
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2989
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2989
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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