Sestertius with bust of Maximus, struck under Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 236–238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 23.92 gm.

Accession Number

35.265

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Maximus, cuirassed and draped, to right.
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Reverse: Maximus, standing left holding rod and spear; behind, two military standards.
PRINCIPIIVVENTVTIS in field: S C

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)