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Alexios I Komnenos (1081–1118)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1685
Diameter 32 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.25.

Obverse

Christ seated on a high-back throne, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. His feet rest on a dais. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of one pellet. Sigla at left and right: ισ̅χσ̅ : (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

The emperor Alexios I bearded standing on a dais, 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 and an uncommonly large globus cruciger in the left. Circular inscription, beginning at 7:30. Border of dots.

αλεξιωδεσποτ,τωκο.....

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότ() τῷ Κο[μνηνῷ].

Translation

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Alexios Komnenos, despotes.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1685
Diameter 32 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.25.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1685
Diameter 32 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.25.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1685
Diameter 32 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.25.

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