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Adrianos bishop of Amastris (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4645
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 12.2. A parallel specimen from the IFEB collection published in Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 440.

Obverse

Cross on base. In each of the upper quarters, a crosslet (only the crosslet at right is visible); in each of the lower quarters, a six-rayed star. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

δρι
νουεπι
σκοπου
μστ
ρησ

Ἀδριανοῦ ἐπισκόπου Ἀμαστρης

Translation

Ἀδριανοῦ ἐπισκόπου Ἀμαστρης.

Adrianos, bishop of Amastris.

Commentary

The reading of the present specimen is secure, especially the second letter of the reverse which is a Δ.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4645
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 12.2. A parallel specimen from the IFEB collection published in Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 440.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4645
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 12.2. A parallel specimen from the IFEB collection published in Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 440.

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