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Antoninianus with bust of Diocletian

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. IMPDIOCE TIANVSAVG (?) Reverse: Jupiter standing, head right, vertical scepter in left hand, thunderbolt in right. At his feet, eagle holding up wreath. IOVICO NSERVATAVGG in exergue: XXIB

Provenance

Source unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 292

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.02 gm.

Accession Number

32.1440

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins