Follis with bust of Diocletian
about A.D. 299
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 9.98 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Diocletian to right.
Reverse: Genius standing, cornucopia in left hand, patera in right. At left, altar.
In exergue: AQS
GENIOPOPV LI ROMANI
By 1963: from a hoard of Tetrarch coins with Patriciades in Athens, Greece (said to have been found near Salonika); 64.175-64.276 were purchased in 1963 from Patriciades by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned by MFA, March 11, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour