Coin with bust of Maxentius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 309–312


Mint: Ostia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1461

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Maxentius to left.
MAXENTI VSPFAVG
Reverse: Victory standing right, holding shield on which she writes: VOT/X; left foot raised to base of pillar on which shield rests; seated captive behind her, hands bound behind his back.
VICTORIAAE TERNAAVGN in ex.: MOSTP

Credit Line

Source unidentified