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Constantine X Doukas (1059-67)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.537 (formerly DO 58.106.537)
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Holed.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 77.10; Zacos-Veglery no. 87d.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ Emmanuel, bearded, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. 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.

ΕΜΜΑΝΟΥΗΛ

Ἐμμανουήλ.

Reverse

The emperor Constantine X bearded standing, wearing a crown with pendilia and a loros, one end of which is draped over the left wrist. He holds a labarum in the right hand. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

κωνασ.οδκασ

Κων(σταντῖνος) βασ(ι)[λ(εὺς)] Δούκας.

Translation

Κωνσταντῖνος βασιλεὺς Δούκας.

Constantine Doukas, basileus.

Commentary

For the reading of the first part of the identifying legend on the reverse, see Seibt, Bleisiegel, no. 21, and Likhachev, Molivdovuly, no. LXXVII.5.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.537 (formerly DO 58.106.537)
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Holed.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 77.10; Zacos-Veglery no. 87d.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.537 (formerly DO 58.106.537)
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Holed.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 77.10; Zacos-Veglery no. 87d.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.537 (formerly DO 58.106.537)
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Holed.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 77.10; Zacos-Veglery no. 87d.

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