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Romanos IV, Eudokia, Michael VII, Konstantios, and Andronikos (1068–1071)

 
 

Obverse

Three figures: in center, Christ bearded wearing a tunic and himation and standing on a dais. With uplifted arms he places a cross-topped crown on the bearded head of emperor Romanos at the left and a crown with three triangular projections on the head of Eudokia at the right. Romanos wears a loros and holds the right hand before his chest and a globus cruciger in the left; Eudokia wears a loros and holds the left hand before her chest and a globus cruciger in the right. Sigla: ..ΧΣ: ησοῦς Χριστός. Remains of a circular inscription at r. Border of dots.

ΕΥΔΟΚΙΑ

Ῥωμανὸς καὶ Εὐδοκία

Reverse

Three figures: in center, Michael VII (taller) standing. He is flanked by the shorter, beardless figures of Konstantios at the left and Andronikos at the right. Details of dress are obscure. No readable epigraphy. Border of dots.

Obverse

Three figures: in center, Christ bearded wearing a tunic and himation and standing on a dais. With uplifted arms he places a cross-topped crown on the bearded head of emperor Romanos at the left and a crown with three triangular projections on the head of Eudokia at the right. Romanos wears a loros and holds the right hand before his chest and a globus cruciger in the left; Eudokia wears a loros and holds the left hand before her chest and a globus cruciger in the right. Sigla: ..ΧΣ: ησοῦς Χριστός. Remains of a circular inscription at r. Border of dots.

ΕΥΔΟΚΙΑ

Ῥωμανὸς καὶ Εὐδοκία

Reverse

Three figures: in center, Michael VII (taller) standing. He is flanked by the shorter, beardless figures of Konstantios at the left and Andronikos at the right. Details of dress are obscure. No readable epigraphy. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1671
Diameter 28.0 mm; field: 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 82.11.

Translation

Ῥωμανὸς καὶ Εὐδοκία.
Κωνστάντιος. Μιχαήλ. Ἀνδρόνικος.

Romanos and Eudokia.
Constantine. Michael. Andronikos.