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Didymos chartoularios (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1775
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Overstruck.

Obverse

Block monogram. Indeterminate border.

δ - ι - μ - ο - υ

Διδύμου

Reverse

Monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - λ - ο - ρ - τ - υ - χ

χαρτουλαρίου

Translation

Διδύμου χαρτουλαρίου.

(Seal of) Didymos chartoularios.

Commentary

This seal is well overstruck--the borders from the earlier strike, from a larger boulloterion, are visible outside the borders of the later strike. Διομίδου is another possible reading of this seal, but much less likely, especially as it would normally require an Η. It could also be some strange name with a Χ, like perhaps, Μαλχοῦ. BZS.1955.1.24, although from a different boulloterion, is parallel.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1775
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Overstruck.

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Accession number BZS.1958.106.1775
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Overstruck.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1775
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Overstruck.

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