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Sisinnios bishop (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.271
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1243a.

Obverse

Full-length figure of St. Eirene orans, wearing long chiton and maphorion. On either side, block monograms reading ἡ ἁγία and Εἰρήνη. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ε - ι - κ - ν - ο - π - σ - υ

Σισιννίου ἐπισκόπου

Translation

Σισιννίου ἐπισκόπου.

(Seal of) the bishop Sisinnios.

Commentary

Nonnos is another possible reading of the name contained within the reverse monogram.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.271
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1243a.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.271
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1243a.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.271
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1243a.

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