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John eparch/apo eparchon (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3254
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding Christ before her. Crosses on either side. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ε - ι - ν - ο - π - ρ - υ - χ - ω

Ἰωάννου ἐπάρχου/ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων

Translation

Ἰωάννου ἐπάρχου/ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων.

(Seal of) John eparch/apo eparchon.

Commentary

An additional possible reading of the reverse monogram is Πέτρου ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων, if a τ is read within the π-ε ligature.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3254
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3254
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3254
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm

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