- Accession Number:
- BZS.1955.1.4301 (formerly DO 55.1.4301)
DO Seals 6 no. 65.1; Zacos–Veglery, no. 72a. For a similar specimen, but from a different boulloterion, see Zacos–Veglery, no. 72b.
- 27 mm
- 21 mm
- 11.53 g
Half-length representation of the Mother of God, orans, wearing a chiton and maphorion. Circular inscription
Half-length representation of Theophano, wearing a crown with a cross and jeweled band decorated along the upper edge with globules. She is dressed in a loros, and holds in her right hand a globus surmounted by a trefoil ornament and in her left a scepter. Circular inscription. Border of dots.
Mother of God.
- Catalogue of Byzantine Seals at Dumbarton Oaks and in the Fogg Museum of Art, Volume 6: Emperors, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Addenda
- Byzantine Lead Seals, vol. 1
- Catalogue of the Byzantine Coins in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection and in the Whittemore Collection, vol. 3, Leo III to Nicephorus III (717–1081)