Follis with head of Maxentius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 309–312


Mint: Ostia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 5.59 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

12.494

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Maxentius, laureate, right.
IMPCMAXENTIVSPFAVG
Reverse: Castor and Pollux standing facing each other; each holds a horse by the bridle with one hand and in the other has a vertical sceptre; above the head of each, star.
AETE RNITAS AVGN In ex.: MOSTT

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark