Herakleios and Herakleios Constantine (ca. 626–29)
- Accession Number:
- BZS.1958.106.489 (formerly DO 58.106.489)
DO Seals 6, no. 15.1.
- 23 mm
- Scraped on obverse.
The Mother of God standing, wearing a chiton and maphorion, and holding Christ, who is framed by an oval mandorla, before her. Her left leg is bent at the knee. A cross potent is visible at left. Wreath border.
Isocephalic busts of Herakleios at left and Herakleios Constantine at right. Each wears a crown with a cross and a chlamys fastened on the right shoulder with a fibula. Herakleios is shown with a short beard and Herakleios Constantine is beardless. Herakleios wears his hair long at the sides and curled. Traces of an inscription beginning at left. Indeterminate border.
[D(omini)] n(ostri) Heracl[ius et H]era(clius) Co[nst(antinus) p(er)p(etui) aug(usti)].
Domini nostri Heraclius et Heraclius Constantinus perpetui augusti.
Our lords Herakleios and Herakleios Constantine, eternal augusti.