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Alexios I Komnenos (1081–1118)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1688
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.28.

Obverse

Christ seated on a high-back throne, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. His feet rest on a dais. He has a nimbus cruciger. Sigla visible at left: ισ̅ : (ησοῦ)ς [Χ(ριστό)ς]. Border of dots.

Reverse

The emperor Alexios I bearded standing on a dais, wearing a crown and a loros, an end of which is draped over the left wrist. He holds a labarum (partially imprinted) in the right hand and a globus surmounted by a thick cross in the left. Remains of a circular inscription visible at right. Border of dots.

..........ποτ,τωκ.μνηνω

[Ἀλεξίῳ δεσ]πότ() τῷ Κ[ο]μνηνῷ.

Translation

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Alexios Komnenos, despotes.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1688
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.28.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1688
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.28.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1688
Diameter 31 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.28.

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