Follis with bust of Galerius, struck under Diocletian and Maximian I Herculius
about A.D. 296–297
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 10.74 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Galerius to right.
Reverse: Genius standing, cornucopia in left hand, patera in right; in left field, a star.
GENIOPOPV LIROMANI In exergue: ST
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