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Plato (?) priest (seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Linear border.

ΠΛ
ΑΤΩΝ
ΟΣ

Πλάτωνος (?)

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Indeterminate border.

ΠΡΕ
ΣΒΥΤ
ΕΡ

πρεσβυτέρου

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Linear border.

ΠΛ
ΑΤΩΝ
ΟΣ

Πλάτωνος (?)

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Indeterminate border.

ΠΡΕ
ΣΒΥΤ
ΕΡ

πρεσβυτέρου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2959
Diameter 25.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1104.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Πλάτωνος πρεσβυτέρου.

(Seal of) the priest Plato.

Commentary

The reading of the obverse inscription (read as Plato by Laurent) is uncertain because the seal is so worn.