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Michael VII Doukas (1071–1078)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.601

Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 84.10.

Details

Diameter:
33 mm

Obverse

Michael VII Doukas (1071–1078)

Christ seated on a square-backed throne, wearing a tunic and himation and blessing with the right hand and holding a book in the left. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm is decorated with one pellet. Remains of sigla: Χ̅. : [Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς] Χ(ριστό)[ς]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Michael VII Doukas (1071–1078)

Michael VII standing on a round dais and wearing a crown with a cross and a loros, an end of which is draped over the left wrist. He holds a labarum in the right hand and a globus cruciger in the left. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

ΜΙΧΑΗΛΑΥ..ΚΡΑ......ΔΚ,

Μιχαὴλ αὐ[το]κρά[τ(ω)ρ Ῥωμ(αίων) ὁ] Δούκ(ας).

 

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