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N. hypatos (seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII); decorations in the (lower) quarters. Wreath border.

β - ε - η - θ - ι - κ - ο - τ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Cruciform monogram; in quarters, ΥΠΑ|ΤΩ. Wreath border.

ε - ω

Ν.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII); decorations in the (lower) quarters. Wreath border.

β - ε - η - θ - ι - κ - ο - τ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Cruciform monogram; in quarters, ΥΠΑ|ΤΩ. Wreath border.

ε - ω

Ν.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2842
Diameter 21.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει N. ὑπάτῳ.

Theotokos help N. hypatos.

Commentary

Unfortunately, because two of the four terminations of the cruciform monogram are outside the strike on this seal, we cannot read the name found in the reverse monogram.