In December 1869 he was enthroned bishop of Rottenburg.
Over the main entrance is a large mosaic of Christ enthroned, with the Virgin and St John, by the artist Solsernus (1207).
Hence the claim of Constantinople to be enthroned, like Rome, upon seven hills.
In a moment of sickness, when his conscience was for a space troub~ ling him or his will was weak, he nominated the saintly Anseim (q.v.) to the archbishopric. When enthroned the new primate refused to make the enormous gift which the king expected from every recipient of preferment.
Other royal official seals usually bear on the obverse the king enthroned or mounted, and the royal arms on the reverse.