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Alexander (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Greek inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

..εξ
ανδ
ρου 

Ἀλεξάνδρου

Reverse

Latin inscription in three lines. Traces of a wreath border.

le
x
ro 

Alexandrou

Obverse

Greek inscription in three lines. Wreath border.

..εξ
ανδ
ρου 

Ἀλεξάνδρου

Reverse

Latin inscription in three lines. Traces of a wreath border.

le
x
ro 

Alexandrou

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4416
Diameter 23.0 mm

Translation

Ἀλεξάνδρου. Alexandrou.

(Seal of) Alexander. (Seal of) Alexander.

Commentary

The obverse and reverse read the same name, in Latin and Greek.