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Theodore (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ΓΙΟΣ

ἅγιος

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ΔΘΡΩ

Θεοδώρου

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ΓΙΟΣ

ἅγιος

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

ΔΘΡΩ

Θεοδώρου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2986
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm

Translation

ἅγιος. Θεοδώρου.

Holy ... . (Seal of) Theodore.

Commentary

It is not clear why the monogram of Ἅγιος was inscribed within the obverse monogram.