Coin of Pella with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Pella, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 10.42 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.918

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right.
IMPCCIVLV ER MAXIMINVS
Reverse: Pan seated left on rock, pedum in left hand. At left, syrinx.
COLIVLA V GPELLA

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III