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Alexios I Komnenos (1081–1118)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1689 (formerly Fogg 1689)
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.29.

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 and right: (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

The emperor Alexios I bearded standing on a dais, wearing a a crown 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, beginning at 7:30. Border of dots.

αλεξιω..σποτ,τκομνηνω

Ἀλεξίῳ [δε]σπότ() τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Translation

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Alexios Komnenos, despotes.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1689 (formerly Fogg 1689)
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.29.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1689 (formerly Fogg 1689)
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.29.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1689 (formerly Fogg 1689)
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.29.

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