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Romanos III Argyros (1028-34)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1664 (formerly Fogg 1664)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 34 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 71.1.

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. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of five pellets. Sigla et left and right: (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

....ΑΝΟΥΗΛ

[Ἐμμ]ανουήλ.

Reverse

Half-length representation of Romanos III wearing a crown with a cross and pendilia and a loros. He holds a labarum with an imperial portrait in center in the right hand and a globus surmounted by a patriarchal cross in the left. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

..ΩMAOSAOCRA.

[R]ωmanos autocra[t(or)].

Translation

Rωmanos autocrator.

Romanos, autocrator.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1664 (formerly Fogg 1664)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 34 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 71.1.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1664 (formerly Fogg 1664)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 34 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 71.1.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1664 (formerly Fogg 1664)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 34 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 71.1.

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