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Aureus with head of Maximian I Herculius

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Obverse: Head of Maximian, laureate, right. MAXIMIANVS AVGVSTVS Reverse: Maximianus, laureate and togate, standing left, holding globe and scepter. CONSVL.IIII PPPROCOS in exergue: SMA (followed by Greek)sigma

Provenance

By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 293–295

Mint

Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.32 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

35.278

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins