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

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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