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Romanos III Argyros (1028-34)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4315 (formerly DO 55.1.4315)
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Gouge (obverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 70.2; Zacos-Veglery no. 77a.

Obverse

Half-length representation of Christ bearded, wearing a tunic and himation and holding a book in the left hand. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of five pellets. Sigla at left and right: (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Remains of a circular inscription at right. Border of dots.

....ΝΟΥΗΛ

[Ἐμμα]νουήλ.

Reverse

Half-length representation of Romanos III wearing a crown with a cross and pendilia and a loros. He holds a globus cruciger in the right hand and a cross decorated with a pellet at each end in the left. Circular inscription. Border of dots.

RΩAOSOCRA.

Rωmanos autocra[t(or)].

Translation

Rωmanos autocrator.

Romanos, autocrator.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4315 (formerly DO 55.1.4315)
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Gouge (obverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 70.2; Zacos-Veglery no. 77a.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4315 (formerly DO 55.1.4315)
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Gouge (obverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 70.2; Zacos-Veglery no. 77a.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4315 (formerly DO 55.1.4315)
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Gouge (obverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 70.2; Zacos-Veglery no. 77a.

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