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Theon (?) (fifth/sixth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1730
Diameter 19 mm
Condition Very thick specimen.

Obverse

Bust of a bearded saint. No visible border.

Reverse

Cruciform monogram. No visible border.

ε - θ - ν - ο - σ

Θέωνος

Translation

Θέωνος (?).

(Seal of) Theon (?).

Commentary

The fabric of the seal leads to this early dating, as it has much in common with early, Roman imperial-style seals. However, the iconography and monogram indicate that it should be dated no earlier than the fifth century.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1730
Diameter 19 mm
Condition Very thick specimen.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1730
Diameter 19 mm
Condition Very thick specimen.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1730
Diameter 19 mm
Condition Very thick specimen.

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