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Nathaniel stratelates (?) (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.266
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Obverse

Full-Length Virgin Hodegetria, standing, facing, nimbate holding Christ child in her left arm. Details of Christ corroded. In fields to l. and r., crosses. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

 - η -  - ι - λ - ν - ο - ρ -  - τ - υ

Ναθαναήλ στρατηλάτου (?)

Translation

Ναθαναήλ στρατηλάτου (?).

(Seal of) Nathaniel stratelates (?).

Commentary

Nathaniel stratelates is a likely but by no means certain resolution of the reverse monogram. 

Accession number BZS.1955.1.266
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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Accession number BZS.1955.1.266
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.266
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 17 mm

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