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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.597
People
Diocletian, Roman (r. 284 - 305 CE)
Title
Bronze Fraction of Diocletian, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
297-298
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/184264
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.74 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
fraction
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: VOT XX
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC VI, p.359, 76a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.597
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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