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Theodore bishop (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding Christ before her. Crosses on either side. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

δ - ε - θ - ι - κ - ο - π - ρ - σ - υ - ω

Θεοδώρου ἐπισκόπου

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding Christ before her. Crosses on either side. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

δ - ε - θ - ι - κ - ο - π - ρ - σ - υ - ω

Θεοδώρου ἐπισκόπου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.251
Diameter 25.0 mm

Translation

Θεοδώρου ἐπισκόπου.

(Seal of) Theodore bishop.

Commentary

The σ must be found within the ε that is in ligature with the κ on the right arm of the reverse cruciform monogram.