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Eustathios (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing Virgin holding the Christ-child in her l. arm. Border of dots.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Border of dots.

α - ε - θ - ι - ο - σ - τ - υ

Εσταθίου

Obverse

Standing Virgin holding the Christ-child in her l. arm. Border of dots.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Border of dots.

α - ε - θ - ι - ο - σ - τ - υ

Εσταθίου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1783
Diameter 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1224 (with the name read as Thettalos).

Translation

Εὐσταθίου

Eustathios

Commentary

Zacos reads the monogram on this seal as Θεττάλου (Thettalos), which, although possible, seems quiet unlikely. Much more likely is the name Eustathios, with the Σ found within the Ε on the right arm of the cruciform.