Coin of Cremna with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 41 mm. Weight: 37.40 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.245

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right.
Inscription in Latin.
Reverse: Athena stands, head right, holding spear in right hand around which serpent is entwined.
Inscription in Latin.

(all A’s lack crossbars)

Provenance

By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., April 13, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour