Constans II and Constantine IV (654–59)
- Accession Number:
- BZS.1958.106.519 (formerly DO 58.106.519)
DO Seals 6, no. 20.4.
- 22 mm
- 8.27 g
The Mother of God standing, wearing a chiton and maphorion, and holding Christ before her. Her left leg is bent at the knee. A cross potent at left and right.
Bust of Constans II with long beard and mustache at left, and a smaller bust of Constantine IV beardless at right. Each wears a crown with a cross and a chlamys. A small cross in the upper field, between the two figures. Traces of an illegible inscription along the circumference. Wreath border.
- Catalogue of Byzantine Seals at Dumbarton Oaks and in the Fogg Museum of Art, Volume 6: Emperors, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Addenda
- Catalogue of the Byzantine Coins in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection and in the Whittemore Collection, vol. 2, Phocas to Theodosius III (602–717)
- Moneta Imperii Byzantini : Rekonstruktion des Prägeaufbaues auf synoptisch-tabellarischer Grundlage