Diocletian, Argenteus

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Diocletian (284-305) AR Argentius, Siscia c.295-297 . Obverse: Laureate head of Diocletian to right, DIOCLTIANVS AVG. Reverse: The four princes or tetrarchs sacrificing over tripod before gate with six turrents…
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Description

Diocletian (284-305) AR Argentius, Siscia c.295-297 .

Obverse: Laureate head of Diocletian to right, DIOCLTIANVS AVG.
Reverse: The four princes or tetrarchs sacrificing over tripod before gate with six turrents and open door, VIRTVS MILITVM.

(Cohen 516. RIC VI 46a).

Lustrous with original mint bloom under a gold iridescent toning, virtually as struck.

2.8gm

Specification

Period 284 - 305 AD
Date c. AD 295-297
Coin Group

Ancient Rome

Denomination

Argenteus

Country

Late Roman Empire

Coin House

Diocletian

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Siscia

References Cohen 516; RIC VI 46a
Weight 2.80 g

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