Denarius with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 235–236


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.05 gm.

Accession Number

34.1299

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Maximinus I right, laureate.
IMPMAXIMINVS PIVS AVG
Reverse: Salus, seated left, feeding serpent which is rising from altar.
SALVS AVGVSTI

Provenance

By date unknown: F. Monroe Endicott Collection; gift of F. Monroe Endicott to MFA, November 1, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of F. Munroe Endicott