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Nathaniel stratelates (?) (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.266
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm


Full-Length Virgin Hodegetria, standing, facing, nimbate holding Christ child in her left arm. Details of Christ corroded. In fields to l. and r., crosses. Wreath border.


Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

 - η -  - ι - λ - ν - ο - ρ -  - τ - υ

Ναθαναήλ στρατηλάτου (?)


Ναθαναήλ στρατηλάτου (?).

(Seal of) Nathaniel stratelates (?).


Nathaniel stratelates is a likely but by no means certain resolution of the reverse monogram.