Denarius with bust of Maximus, struck under Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 236–238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 2.68 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

34.1303

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Maximus right.
MAXIMVSCAESGERM
Reverse: Maximus standing left, holding rod in right hand and spear in left; behind him, two military standards.
 PRINCIVVENTVTIS

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