Sestertius with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 236–238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.95 gm.

Accession Number

13.721

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Maximinus I, laureate, draped, cuirassed (?), right.
MAXIMINVSPIVSAVGGERM
Reverse: Salus seated left, holding patera in right hand to feed serpent rising from altar and resting left elbow on back of throne.
SALVSAVGVSTI In ex.: S C

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum