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Paraschos (?) (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Proposed reading: Παράσχου. Wreath border.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Proposed reading: Παράσχου. Wreath border.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3284
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 23.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Παράσχου.

Mother of God, give Thy aid. (Seal of) Paraschos.