Denarius with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 236–238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm.

Accession Number

34.1300

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Maximinus I, laureate right.
MAXIMINVSPIVSAVGGERM
Reverse: Victory, standing left, holding crown in right hand and palm in left; at her feet a German, seated, his hands tied behind him.
VICTORIA GERM

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