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Alexios I Komnenos (1081–1118)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.509
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.1.

Obverse

Christ seated on a high-back throne, wearing a chiton and himation and holding the right hand in blessing and a book in the left. His feet rest on a dais. He has a nimbus cruciger; each arm contains a decoration consisting of one pellet. Sigla at left and right: ισ̅χσ̅ : (ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

The emperor Alexios I bearded standing on a dais, wearing a crown and a loros, an end of which is draped over the left wrist and is decorated with five dots. He holds a labarum in the right hand and a globus cruciger in the left. Circular inscription, beginning at 7:30. Border of dots.

αλειωδεσ..τητωκομνηνω

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσ[πό]τῃ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.


Translation

Ἀλεξίῳ δεσπότῃ τῷ Κομνηνῷ.

Alexios Komnenos, despotes.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.509
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.1.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.509
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.1.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.509
Diameter 31 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 6, no. 88.1.

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