About this artwork
On the front (obverse) of this coin, the emperor Maximianus is portrayed facing right, wearing a crown of laurels and a type of military garment called a cuirass.
On the back (reverse), the figure of a genius is shown standing, semi-nude, holding a patera and a cornucopia.
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- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Coin Portraying Emperor Galerius Maximianus
- Roman Empire
- 305 CE
- Obverse: D N MAXIMIANO P F S AVG Reverse: GENIO POP ROM PLN
- Diam. 2.5 cm; 5.70 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze