Sestertius with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 236–238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 23.49 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

34.1430

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Maximinus I right, laureate, bearded, draped with cuirass.
MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM
Reverse: Victory standing left holding wreath and plam; at her feet a German seated with hands tied behind his back.
VICTORIA GERMANICA S.C.

Credit Line

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