Michael VI Bringas (1056-57)
- Accession Number:
- BZS.1955.1.4318 (formerly DO 55.1.4318)
DO Seals 6, no. 74.1; Zacos-Veglery no. 84a.
- 33 mm
- 31.03 g
- Corroded (reverse).
Half-length representation of Christ Emmanuel, bearded, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of five pellets. Sigla at left and right: Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Circular inscription. Border of dots.
Half-length representation of the emperor Michael VI, wearing a crown with a cross and pendilia and a loros and holding a globus cruciger in the right hand. He seems to have curls at the temples that are combed inward. Circular inscription. Border of dots.