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John (?) (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.221
Diameter 17 mm
Condition Blank too small for die; struck off-center.


Bust of the Virgin, facing, nimbate between two crosses. Christ is on her chest with nimbus cruciform. Border of dots.


Cruciform monogram. Thick wreath border.

α - ι - ν - ο - υ - ω

Ἰωάννου (?)


Ἰωάννου (?).

(Seal of) John (?).


The stamp is too off-center for the reverse monogram to be certain, as too many letters are off the flan.