Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Maximian I Herculius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 286


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.42 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

32.1062

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Maximian to right, wearing paludamentum.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle standing left, head turned back, wreath in beak.
In field, left and right, inscription for Year 1.

Credit Line

Storer Collection