Coin with bust of Galerius Maximian
Mint: Bithynia, Nicomedia
Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 4.78 gm. Die axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Galerius Maximian to right.
Reverse: Genius Augusti standing, cornucopia in left hand, right hand outstretched, holding phiale. Eagle at left.
GENIOA VGVSTI in field at right: A in ex.: SMN
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America