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Alexios I Komnenos (1081–1118)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4339
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.16.

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. Sigla: ισ̅χσ̅ (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

The emperor Alexios I bearded, standing on a dais. He wears a crown and a loros, decorated with six dots, and 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 beginning at 7:30. Border of dots.

αλεΞιωδε..........ηνω

Ἀλεξίῳ δε[σπότ() τῷ Κομν]ηνῷ.

Translation

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Alexios Komnenos, despotes.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4339
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.16.