Roman Empire, Diocletian (284-305), Follis of Siscia, GENIO POPVLI ROMANI


Roman Empire

Diocletian (284-305)

Follis, Siscia, 295-96 AD

Obv: IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG, laureate bust of Diocletian r.

Rev: GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI, Genius stg. l., holding patera and cornucopiae.  Mint mark ✶SIS in exergue and officina mark A in r. field.


RCV 12779, RIC VI, p.464, 85(a).

Nearly Extremely Fine, the legend break POPV-LI either side of Genius's head being a rare variety.