Michael VIII Palaiologos (1261-82)
- Accession Number:
- BZS.1955.1.4357 (formerly DO 55.1.4357)
DO Seals 6, no. 104.1; Zacos–Veglery, no. 121 bis a (slightly different reading).
- 30 mm
- 22 mm
Christ bearded standing before a low thokos, wearing a tunic and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book with jeweled cover in the left. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of a dot. Sigla at left and right: Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.