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John kornikoularios (?) (sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3036
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 371.

Obverse

Monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - ν - ο - υ - ω

Ἰωάννου

Reverse

Monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - κ - λ - ν - ο - ρ - υ

κορνικουλαρίου (?)

Translation

Ἰωάννου κορνικουλαρίου (?).

(Seal of) John kornikoularios.

Commentary

The reading of the reverse monogram is uncertain. It quite possibly reads kornikoularios (cornicularius), a late Roman military title, or, as Zacos read it, it could read Καρίνου (Karinos). The latter is less likely because the obverse so clearly contains the name John.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3036
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 371.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3036
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 371.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3036
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 371.

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