Antoninianus with bust of Diocletian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 292


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.83 gm.

Accession Number

92.189

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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