Medallion of two aurei with bust of Diocletian
Imperial Period, 2nd Tetrarchy
Mint: Egypt, Alexandria
Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 080.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 10.74 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Diocletian, right, laureate with imperial cloak, holding olive-branch and rotulus.
Reverse: Jupiter, nude, standing left, cloak hanging in back, holding Victory and scepter; at feet eagle.
IOVICON SERVATORI ALE (in exergue) A (right in field)
1935, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1935)
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)