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Gregory (?) chartophylax (sixth/seventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.713

Details

Diameter:
25 mm

Obverse

Gregory (?) chartophylax (sixth/seventh century)

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, chipped cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

γ - η - ι  ...

Γρηγορίου

Reverse

Gregory (?) chartophylax (sixth/seventh century)

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - κ - λ - ο - ρ - τ - υ - φ - χ

χαρτοφύλακος

Translation

Γρηγορίου χαρτοφύλακος.

(Seal of) Gregory, chartophylax.

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Commentary

The obverse likely reads Gregory, although the upper termination of the monogram is obscured (cf. Zacos-Veglery, monogram no. 87).

 

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