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Demetrios (?) anagnostes (seventh/eighth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.415

Details

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

Obverse

Demetrios (?) anagnostes (seventh/eighth century)

Bust of a bearded saint. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Demetrios (?) anagnostes (seventh/eighth century)

Cruciform monogram, reading Δημητρίου (?). Circular inscription. No visible border.

ΑΝΑΓΟ..ΟΥ

Δημητρίου αναγνόστου

Translation

Δημητρίου αναγνόστου.

(Seal of) Demetrios anagnostes.

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Commentary

Demetrios seems the most likely reading although there is no Τ present; Μαρόυλῃ (Maroules) would work if what looks to be a Δ is actually a Λ.

 

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