Follis with bust of Diocletian
about A.D. 298
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 9.18 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Diocletian to right.
Reverse: Genius standing, patera in right hand, cornucopia in left; a crescent in right field. In left field, two stars.
In right field: A (below crescent) in exergue: ANT
GENIOPOPV L I 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