Diocletian AE Antoninianus, Very Fine+, 285 C.E.

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DIOCLETIAN ANTONINIANUS, 285 C.E.

RIC 324, Very Fine+, 21.4mm, 4.22 grams, Antioch mint

Obverse: IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG around radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right

Reverse: Emperor standing to right, holding scepter and receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter standing left A between, XXI in exergue, IOVI CONSERVATORI AVG around

A nice coin of Emperor Diocletian with lovely original sand patina!

(This is the Diclitanus mentioned in the Midrash)