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Zoïlos hypatos (seventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.834

Details

Diameter:
24 mm

Obverse

Zoïlos hypatos (seventh century)

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ζ - η - λ - ο - υ - ω

Ζωήλου

Reverse

Zoïlos hypatos (seventh century)

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ο - π - τ - υ

ὑπάτου

Translation

Ζωήλου ὑπάτου.

(Seal of) Zoïlos hypatos.

Audio

Commentary

Zoïlos seems to be misspelled in this monogram (it should be Ζωίλος). Although a misspelled rare name is an unlikely resolution, in this case it is most likely, as no other satisfactory reading can be found.

 

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