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Theosebios charistikarios (?) (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

θεο
σεβι
ου

Θεοσεβίου

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - κ - ο - ρ - σ - τ - υ - χ

χαριστικαρίου

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

θεο
σεβι
ου

Θεοσεβίου

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - κ - ο - ρ - σ - τ - υ - χ

χαριστικαρίου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.188
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 560.

Translation

Θεοσεβίου χαριστικαρίου (?).

(Seal of) Theosebios charistikarios (?).

Commentary

Zacos reads this χαριστικαρίου on the reverse monogram; this somewhat strange resolution may be correct, though the σ is uncertain and there may be an ε within the κ.