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Constantine IX Monomachos (1042-55)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.372 (formerly DO 47.2.372)
Diameter 34 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.4.

Obverse

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

ΕΜΜΑΝΟΥΗΛ

Ἐμμανουήλ.

Reverse

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

SA..AVOCRA

Cωnsta[nt(inos)] autocrat(or).

Translation

Cωnstantinos autocrator.

Constantine, autocrator.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.372 (formerly DO 47.2.372)
Diameter 34 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.4.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.372 (formerly DO 47.2.372)
Diameter 34 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.4.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.372 (formerly DO 47.2.372)
Diameter 34 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.4.

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