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Kyprianos bishop of Tios (eighth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4670

Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 10.5a.

Details

Diameter:
21 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die.

Obverse

Kyprianos bishop of Tios (eighth century)

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: τ-σ|δ-λ. Wreath border.

Reverse

Kyprianos bishop of Tios (eighth century)

Inscription of four lines, followed by a decoration. Wreath border.

κυπρ.
ανεπ
ισκοπ
τιου

Κυπριανῷ ἐπισκόπῳ Τίου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Κυπριανῷ ἐπισκόπῳ Τίου.

Theotokos, help your servant Kyprianos, bishop of Tios.

Audio

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1958.106.286 come from the same boulloterion.

 

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