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John (?) (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Monogram. Resolution: Ἀνθίου or Ἰωάννου. Wreath border.

Reverse

Monogram. Resolution: Ἀνθίου or Ἰωάννου. Wreath border.

Obverse

Monogram. Resolution: Ἀνθίου or Ἰωάννου. Wreath border.

Reverse

Monogram. Resolution: Ἀνθίου or Ἰωάννου. Wreath border.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1001
Diameter 24.0 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Commentary

The monograms on both sides may be the same, or one may have Θ in the upper left, the other Ο. This would affect the reading, either Ἄνθιος or Ἰωάννης; if the names are different on either side, one would be a patronymic, "John son of Anthios," or vice versa.