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The imperial vestiarion (eighth/ninth centuries)

 
 

Obverse

Monogram. Wreath Border.

Β(ασιλικοῦ)

Reverse

Inscription in two lines with cross at beginning of first. Wreath Border.

βεστιαρίῳ

Obverse

Monogram. Wreath Border.

Β(ασιλικοῦ)

Reverse

Inscription in two lines with cross at beginning of first. Wreath Border.

βεστιαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.904
Diameter 29.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 569a.

Translation

Βασιλικοῦ βεστιαρίῳ

imperial vestiarion

Commentary

Zacos identifies the large ornate B with and abbreviation sign as an abbreviation for βασιλικοῦ, which is logical in combination with βεστιαρίου.