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Gold aureus of Diocletian

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
A.D. 293
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
2.9g (2.9g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.170.444
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG, bust of emperor/IOVI CONSERVAT AVGG PROM, Jupiter holding thunderbolt and sceptre
Rome
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge. 1908. The O'Hagan Coin Collection. Part IV, Roman Coins. July 13–22, 1908. lot 696.

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