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Michael Doukas, sebastos (twelfth century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.491
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2840a.

Obverse

The archangel Michael standing, holding the sceptre and globus. Inscription on either side: Μ̅Χ̅: Μ(ι)χ(αήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above and a decoration below. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑΓΙΣ
ΣΕΑΣΤΟΥ
ΜΙΧΑΗΛΑΥ
ΤΗΚΑ
  

σφραγὶς σεβαστοῦ Μιχαὴλ αὕτη Δούκα

Translation

σφραγὶς σεβαστοῦ Μιχαὴλ αὕτη Δούκα.

This is the seal of the sebastos Michael Doukas.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.491
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2840a.