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John bishop of Andrapa (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.92
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 25.2a.

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 430. A similar specimen (not illustrated) is preserved in the IFEB collection (no. 564). Laurent illustrates (ibid. pl. 59) the obverse of BZS.1958.106.103 and the reverse of this seal.

Obverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

..
ννου
επισκο
που

ωάννου ἐπισκόπου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

.ο
λεσ
νδρ
πον

πόλεως Ἀνδράπον

Translation

Ἰωάννου ἐπισκόπου πόλεως Ἀνδράπον.

(Seal of) John, bishop of the city of Andrapa.

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1958.106.103 are from the same boulloterion; the reading of this seal is restored on the basis of its better preserved counterpart. See also the commentary to that entry.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.92
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 25.2a.

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 430. A similar specimen (not illustrated) is preserved in the IFEB collection (no. 564). Laurent illustrates (ibid. pl. 59) the obverse of BZS.1958.106.103 and the reverse of this seal.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.92
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 25.2a.

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 430. A similar specimen (not illustrated) is preserved in the IFEB collection (no. 564). Laurent illustrates (ibid. pl. 59) the obverse of BZS.1958.106.103 and the reverse of this seal.

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