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    EGYPT. Alexandria. Diocletian (AD 284-305). BI tetradrachm. NGC Choice XF. 1st officina, dated Year 8 (AD 291/292). ΔIOKΛHTI-ANOC CEB, laureate, cuirassed bust of Diocletian right, seen from front / Zeus enthroned left, patera in right hand, scepter in left, eagle right at feet; L-H across fields, A in exergue. Milne 4968.

    Note: Officina marks were only used during years 8-10 of Diocletian, 7-9 of Maximianus and 1-2 of Galerius and Constantius I. Emmett, on p.xvii, proposed Die Carver 1 for officina A (Diocletian, Constantius I) and officina B (Maximianus, Galerius) and Die Carver 2 for officina Γ and * (Maximianus, Galerius) and officina Δ (Diocletian, Constantius I).


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