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John (ninth/tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the archangel Michael; details obscure. Sigla: ομ : ὁ Μ(ιχαήλ). Wreath border.

Reverse

Monogram. Wreath border.

Ἰωάννου

Obverse

Bust of the archangel Michael; details obscure. Sigla: ομ : ὁ Μ(ιχαήλ). Wreath border.

Reverse

Monogram. Wreath border.

Ἰωάννου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1194
Diameter 21.0 mm

Translation

Ἰωάννου

(Seal of) John

Commentary

The dating we propose is tentative. The wreath border, unusual sigla for the archangel Michael, and the owner's name in monogrammatic form are the criteria used here.