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Constantine X Doukas (1065-67)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.416 (formerly DO 47.2.416)
Diameter 33 mm
Condition Half missing. Overstruck.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 78.5.

Obverse

Christ Emmanuel seated on a lyre-backed throne, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing. Sigla visible at left: (ησοῦ)ς [Χ(ριστό)ς]. Remains of a circular inscription at left. Border of dots.

ΕΜΜΑ.....

Ἐμμα[νουήλ].

Reverse

Two figures: at left, the emperor Constantine X standing, wearing a loros and holding the right hand before his chest and a globus cruciger in the left hand; and at right, the Mother of God standing, wearing a chiton and maphorion, the right hand uplifted and touching the emperor’s crown in blessing. She seems to be holding a bust of Christ on her right arm. No sigla visible. Remains of a circular inscription at right.

......ΣΛΟδκασ

[Κων(σταντῖνος) βα]σ(ι)λ(εὺς) Δούκας.

Translation

Κωνσταντῖνος βασιλεὺς Δούκας.

Constantine Doukas, basileus.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.416 (formerly DO 47.2.416)
Diameter 33 mm
Condition Half missing. Overstruck.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 78.5.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.416 (formerly DO 47.2.416)
Diameter 33 mm
Condition Half missing. Overstruck.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 78.5.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.416 (formerly DO 47.2.416)
Diameter 33 mm
Condition Half missing. Overstruck.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 78.5.

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