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Antoninianus with bust of Diocletian

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Obverse: Bust of Diocletian, radiate, cuirassed, right. IMPDIOCLE TIANVSAVG Reverse: Jupiter standing facing, head right, holding vertical sceptre in right hand and thunderbolt in left; at his feet, left, eagle with wreath in beak. IOVICON S ERVATAVGG In ex.: XXIZ

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, Jan. 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 292

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.83 gm.

Accession Number

92.189

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins