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Armatios/Maritos (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2840
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 18 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

α - ι - μ - ρ - τ - ω

Ἀρματίῳ/Μαρίτῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἀρματίῳ/Μαρίτῳ.

Theotokos, help Armatios/Maritos.

Commentary

The reverse monogram is uncertain. In addition to the two possibilities listed here, Μαρτίῳ (Martios) and Ἀρμάτῳ (Armatos) are valid readings.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2840
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 18 mm

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2840
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 18 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2840
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 18 mm

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