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Extremely fine Diocletian argenteus

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Object number
AR3169M20
Coined by: Diocletian
(Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus)

Reign: Solo reign: November 20, 284 - April 1, 286 A.D.
Co-reign: April 1, 286 - May 1, 305 A.D.

Value: Argenteus

Material: Silver

Details: Diameter: 18 mm - 20 mm, weight: 3.37 g.
Ticinum mint, 294 - 295 A.D.

Obverse: DIOCLETIANVS AVG
Laureate head right

Reverse: VICTORIA SARMAT
Four tetrarchs sacrificing over tripod before city enclosure with six turrets.

Condition Absolutely extremely fine, uncirculated.

References: RIC VI 12a; Jelocnik 25; RSC 488d;
The RIC states the rarity with R2.

Provenance: Acquired 2021 at a German numismatic auction house.

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