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Coin Portraying Emperor Diocletian

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

303-305

Artist:

Roman, minted in Trier

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Diocletian.
The back (reverse) depicts a genius holding a shallow dish called a patera.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Diocletian

Date

303 CE–305 CE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 3 cm; 11.09 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Roger Trienens

Reference Number

1996.349

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