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ID:     837705
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Diocletian
Date Ruled:     AD 284-305
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Antoninianus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 287-288
Diameter:     22 mm
Weight:     4.28 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right as seen from the back
Reverse Legend:     IOVI CONSER AVGG
Reverse Description:     Jupiter standing left, right hand holding thunderbolt and scepter in left; eagle at feet to left
Exergue:     SML
Mint Mark:     SML/ A in right field
Mint:     Lugdunum
Primary Reference:     RIC V/II 035(C*)
Reference4:     Lyon 98
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=137255