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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1986.528.247
People
Diocletian, Roman (r. 284 - 305 CE)
Title
Follis of Diocletian, Serdica
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
303-305
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Serdica (Thrace)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/177866
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
9.23 g
Denomination
follis
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC VI, p.492, 3
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Nanette B. Rodney
Accession Year
1986
Object Number
1986.528.247
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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