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Michael VII Doukas (1071–1078)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1675
Diameter 32 mm
Condition Rusty (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 84.5.

Obverse

Christ seated on a square-backed throne. The upper part of the throne is decorated at left and right with seven pellets. He is shown blessing with the right hand and holding a book in the left. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm is decorated with one pellet. Sigla at left and right: ΙΣ̅ΧΣ̅ : (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

Michael VII standing on a round dais and wearing a crown surmounted by a cross and a loros, 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. Border of dots.

ΜΙΧΑ.ΛΑΥΤ,ΚΡ. . .

Μιχα[]λ αὐτ(ο)κρ(ά)[τ(ωρ) Ῥωμ(αίων) Δούκ(ας)]?

Translation

Μιχαλ αὐτοκράτωρ Ῥωμαίων Δούκας.

Michael Doukas, autokrator of the Romans.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1675
Diameter 32 mm
Condition Rusty (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 84.5.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1675
Diameter 32 mm
Condition Rusty (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 84.5.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1675
Diameter 32 mm
Condition Rusty (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 84.5.

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