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Constantine IX Monomachos (1042-55)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4312 (formerly DO 55.1.4312)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.3.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ bearded, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and in the left a book ornamented in center of the cover with two pellets. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of five pellets. Sigla at left and right: (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

....ΝΟΥΗΛ

[Ἐμμα]νουήλ.

Reverse

Half-length representation of Constantine IX bearded, wearing a crown with a cross and a loros. He is shown holding a long cross scepter in the right hand and a globus cruciger (partially imprinted) in the left. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

....A,ASILESR

[Cωns]tanti(nos) basileus R(o)m(aion).

Translation

Cωnstantinos basileus Romaion.

Constantine, basileus of the Romans.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4312 (formerly DO 55.1.4312)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.3.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4312 (formerly DO 55.1.4312)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.3.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4312 (formerly DO 55.1.4312)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.3.

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