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Constantine IX Monomachos (1042-55)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1665 (formerly Fogg 1665)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.6.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ bearded, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. The cover is ornamented in center with a pellet set above a line. 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,,AOCRA,R

Cωnstant(i)n(os) autocrat(o)r

Translation

Cωnstantinos autocrator.

Constantine, autocrator.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1665 (formerly Fogg 1665)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.6.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1665 (formerly Fogg 1665)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.6.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1665 (formerly Fogg 1665)
Diameter 36 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.6.

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