Romanos I, Christophoros, and Constantine VII (922/24–31)
- Accession Number:
- BZS.1958.106.569 (formerly DO 58.106.569)
DO Seals 6, no. 59.4.
- 31 mm
- 21 mm
- Half of seal is missing.
Half-length representation of Christ, bearded, wearing a tunic and himation. He raises his right hand in blessing and holds a book in his left. He has a cross behind his head. Remains of a circular inscription at right. Border of dots.
Three half-length figures,only the left and center visible: in center, Romanos I, bearded, wearing a jeweled crown surmounted by a cross and a loros; at left, Christophoros, beardless and more diminutive than Romanos, wearing a crown surmounted by a cross and a chlamys. Constantine VII, at right, is missing. Circular inscription. Border of dots.
ROAˊXRIS. . .
Roman(os), Xrist[of(oros) ce Const(antinos)].
Romanos, Xristoforos ce Constantinos.
Romanos, Christophoros, and Constantine
- Catalogue of Byzantine Seals at Dumbarton Oaks and in the Fogg Museum of Art, Volume 6: Emperors, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Addenda
- Catalogue of the Byzantine Coins in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection and in the Whittemore Collection, vol. 3, Leo III to Nicephorus III (717–1081)
- Catalogue des monnaies byzantines de la Bibliothèque nationale