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Coin with bust of Galerius, struck under Diocletian and Maximian I Herculius

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Obverse: Bust of Galerius, radiate, draped, cuirassed, right. GALVALMAXIMIANVSNOBCAES Reverse: Galerius standing right, with parazonium in left hand, receiving with right Victory on globe from Jupiter standing left, holding vertical sceptre in left hand. CONCORDIAMIL ITVM In field: K B (?)

Provenance

By 1932: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 295–299

Mint

Cyzicus

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 3.27 gm.

Accession Number

32.1008

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins