Bezant

What is Bezant?

Bezant definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Also bezzant. the gold solidus of the Byzantine Empire, widely circulated in the Middle Ages.
Also byzant. (in Romanesque architecture) any of a number of disklike ornaments, similar in form to the classical patera, used especially on the faces of archivolts.

 

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