Michael VI Bringas (1056-57)
DO Seals 6 no. 74.1; Zacos-Veglery no. 84a
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.
It appears that the cover of the gospel book which Christ holds is decorated with a cross.