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John archbishop of Thessalonica (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1977.34.89
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.83b.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 447.

Obverse

Cruciform monogram consisting of Ω in center; Ν at left; Ν at right; at bottom; and at top = Ἰωάννου. In the quarters: ΑΡΧΙΕΠ|ΙΣΚΟΠ. Wreath border.

Ἰωάννου ἀρχιεπισκόπου

Reverse

Inscription of three lines preceded and followed by decoration. Wreath border.


ES.
L.N
.CE

Tessalonicae

Translation

Ἰωάννου ἀρχιεπισκόπου Tessalonicae.

(Seal of) John, bishop of Thessalonica.

Commentary

This specimen has the same alignment of letters but comes from a different boulloterion than BZS.1958.106.72.

Accession number BZS.1977.34.89
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.83b.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 447.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1977.34.89
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.83b.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 447.