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Tzonobios (?) (sixth century)

 
 

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, cross. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

β - γ - ε - ζ - ι - ν - ο - σ - τ

Τζονοβίος (?)

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right. In field above head of eagle, cross. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. Wreath border.

β - γ - ε - ζ - ι - ν - ο - σ - τ

Τζονοβίος (?)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.398
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm

Translation

Τζονοβίος (?).

Tzonobios (?).

Commentary

The reverse monogram is corroded and uncertainly resolved; only by reconstructing the apparent ε as a β and the apparent τ as a σ can the resolution Tzonobios be found; otherwise it is anonymous.