Argenteus with bust of Diocletian
about A.D. 295
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.94 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Laureate bust of Diocletian to right.
Reverse: Four princes sacrificing over tripod before arch in six-turreted enclosure.
VICTORIAE SARMATICAE in ex.: SMNG
Said to be from the Lawrence Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III