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Theodore (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1719
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank slightly too small for die and struck off-center.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, facing, between two crosses, with the medallion of Christ before her. His features are indistinct. Around the scene, circular inscription visible on the right and beginning at 1 o'clock. No visible border.

ΘΕΟΤΟ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. No visible border.

δ -  - θ - ο - ρ - υ - ω

Θεοδώρου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Θεοδώρου.

Theotokos, help. (Seal of) Theodore.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1719
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank slightly too small for die and struck off-center.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1719
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank slightly too small for die and struck off-center.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1719
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank slightly too small for die and struck off-center.

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