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The xenon of St. Theodore (seventh/eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Half-length depiction of St. Theodore holding a long martyr's cross before him, with palm fronds at left and right. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

Ξεν
νοστ
αγιθ
εοδρ
ου

Ξενῶνος τοῦ ἁγίου Θεοδώρου

Obverse

Half-length depiction of St. Theodore holding a long martyr's cross before him, with palm fronds at left and right. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

Ξεν
νοστ
αγιθ
εοδρ
ου

Ξενῶνος τοῦ ἁγίου Θεοδώρου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.324
Diameter 31.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 64.1a; Zacos–Veglery, no. 1318a.