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Marinos apo hypaton and praefectus praetorio (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, holding the Child in her left arm. Vertical inscription on either side: |μ||ρ.|ν|ω. Wreath border.

Μαρ[ί]νῳ

Reverse

Inscription of at least four lines beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

πο
υπτω
νεπρ
χ̣των
...

ἀπὸ ὑπάτων (καὶ) ἐπάρχ(ῳ) τῶν [πραιτ(ωρίων)]

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, holding the Child in her left arm. Vertical inscription on either side: |μ||ρ.|ν|ω. Wreath border.

Μαρ[ί]νῳ

Reverse

Inscription of at least four lines beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

πο
υπτω
νεπρ
χ̣των
...

ἀπὸ ὑπάτων (καὶ) ἐπάρχ(ῳ) τῶν [πραιτ(ωρίων)]

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1727
Diameter 28.0 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Translation

Μαρίνῳ ἀπὸ ὑπάτων καὶ ἐπάρχῳ τῶν πραιτωρίων.

(Mother of God, help) Marinos, apo hypaton and praefectus praetorio.