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George domestikos (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.337
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 619.

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right; in field above head of eagle, cruciform invocative monogram within circle (seemingly type IX). Linear border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.

γεωρ
γιου.
ομεστι
κου 

Γεωργίου δομεστίκου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Γεωργίου δομεστίκου.

Theotokos help George domestikos.

Commentary

This seal represents one of the earliest representatives of invocative monogram type IX.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.337
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 619.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.337
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 619.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.337
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 619.

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