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Priskos (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

The Baptism of Christ in the River Jordan (Matthew 3: 11-17; Mark 1: 9-11). At left, John the Baptist placing his hand on the nimbed head of Jesus who stands in the river. At right, an angel. Above the head of Christ, the dove descending. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

A cruciform monogram with a cross in each of the quarters. Resolution: Πρίσκου. Indeterminate border.

Obverse

The Baptism of Christ in the River Jordan (Matthew 3: 11-17; Mark 1: 9-11). At left, John the Baptist placing his hand on the nimbed head of Jesus who stands in the river. At right, an angel. Above the head of Christ, the dove descending. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

A cruciform monogram with a cross in each of the quarters. Resolution: Πρίσκου. Indeterminate border.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1781
Diameter 18.0 mm

Translation

Πρίσκου.

(Seal of) Priskos.