An attractive bust of Diocletian holding scepter and shield
Lot 1499
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Silvered bronze, 26 mm, 9.91 g, 5 h), Treveri, 296-297. IMP DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to left, holding scepter over his right shoulder and decorated shield on his left. Rev. GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI / A - Γ / TR The Genius of the Roman people, nude but for chlamys, standing front, head to left, wearing kalathos and holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae in his left. RIC 193. Well struck and with a particularly attractive obverse. Nearly extremely fine.


From the Tetrarchy Collection, formed over the past twenty-five years.
Starting price:
100 CHF
Current bid:
300 CHF
Bid increment:
20 CHF
Minimum bid:
320 CHF
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Closing time: 08-Dec-19, 18:09:00 CET
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