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Constantine IX Monomachos (1042-55)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1667 (formerly Fogg 1667)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.8.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ Emmanuel, bearded, wearing a chiton and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and in the left a book with a cover ornamented in center with one pellet. 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Ν.ΥΗΛ

Ἐμμαν[ο]υήλ.

Reverse

Half-length representation of Constantine IX bearded, wearing a crown with a cross and pendilia and a loros and holding a long cross scepter in the right hand and a globus cruciger in the left. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

SAIAOCRA,

Cωnstanti(nos) autocrat(or).

Translation

Cωnstantinos autocrator.

Constantine, autocrator.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1667 (formerly Fogg 1667)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.8.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1667 (formerly Fogg 1667)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.8.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1667 (formerly Fogg 1667)
Diameter 35 mm
Field diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 73.8.

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