Coin of Ninica-Claudiopolis with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Cilicia, Ninica-Claudiopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 7.80 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1512

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right.
Inscription partly in Greek.
Reverse: Colonist plowing right with yoke of oxen. Vexillum in background.
At right: NIN In ex.: CLAV
 C

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., October 17, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour