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Marinos/Marianos patrikios (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Block monogram. Wreath border.

  - ι - κ - μ - ν - ο - ρ - υ

Μαρίνου/Μαριανοῦ

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

πατ
ρικι
ου

πατρικίου

Obverse

Block monogram. Wreath border.

  - ι - κ - μ - ν - ο - ρ - υ

Μαρίνου/Μαριανοῦ

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

πατ
ρικι
ου

πατρικίου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.42
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 417.

Translation

Μαρίνου/Μαριανοῦ πατρικίου.

(Seal of) Marinos/Marianos patrikios.

Commentary

Zacos prefers Marianos. The Ρ is faint, but reasonably certain. However it is not certain that there is not a κ on the worn right side, which would change the monogram to Μαυρικίου (Maurikios).