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Peter (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3063
Diameter 22 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. Peter, nimbate, holding long cross on l. shoulder. Inscription to l. and r: Ο|Π|Ε-Τ|Ρ,: ὁ ἅγιος Πέτρος. Double wreath border.

Reverse

Monogram. Double wreath border.

 - π - ο - ρ -  - τ

Πέτρος

Translation

Πέτρος.

Peter.

Commentary

It should be noted that as the reverse monogram resolves to the name of the saint on the obverse, this is likely a case of a seal-owner choosing to put his name-saint upon his seal.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3063
Diameter 22 mm

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3063
Diameter 22 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3063
Diameter 22 mm

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