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George bishop (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.


ΩΡΓΙ
ΕΠΙΣ..
Π..

Γεωργίου ἐπισκόπου

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.


ΩΡΓΙ
ΕΠΙΣ..
Π..

Γεωργίου ἐπισκόπου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4613
Diameter 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1851.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Γεωργίου ἐπισκόπου.

Theotokos, lend Thy aid. (Seal of) the bishop George.

Commentary

The Η is missing in the invocative monogram, but its meaning is clear.