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: 44.22 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.246

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: Maximus, laureate, draped and cuirassed, stands in quadriga to right. His right arm is raised and he holds reins in his left hand.
Inscriptions in Latin around and in exergue.

(all A’s lack the crossbar)

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