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George a sabanis (sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1522
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2796.

Obverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

γ - ε - ι - ο - ρ - υ - ω

Γεωργίου

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Wreath border.


SA
NIS

ad sabanis

Translation

Γεωργίου ad sabanis

(Seal of) George a sabanis.

Commentary

According to Zacos, the Latin title of a sabanis is a corruption of ἀσάβανις, the attendant in charge of a public bath.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1522
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2796.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1522
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2796.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1522
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2796.

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