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Basil II and Constantine VIII (976-1025)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.349 (formerly DO 47.2.349)
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 69.8.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ bearded, holding a book in the left hand. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of two pellets. No sigla visible. Remains of a circular inscription visible at right. Border of dots.

....ΝΟΥΗΛ

[Ἐμμα]νουήλ.

Reverse

Two figures: at left, a half-length representation of Basil II bearded, wearing a crown with a cross and pendilia and a loros; and at right the faint outline of a half-length representation of Constantine VIII. They hold between them a long patriarchal cross. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

ASILCCOS.......

Basil(ios) c(e) Cons[tanti(nos) b(asilis) R(omaion)].

Translation

Basilios ce Constantinos basilis Romaion.

Basil and Constantine, basileis of the Romans.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.349 (formerly DO 47.2.349)
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 69.8.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.349 (formerly DO 47.2.349)
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 69.8.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.349 (formerly DO 47.2.349)
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 69.8.

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