Coin of Philadelphia with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Cilicia, Philadelphia

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 11.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.286

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus standing, head left, holds phiale in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour