Solidus with bust of Petronius Maximus
Mint: Italy, Rome
Diamete: 22 mm. Weight: 4.46 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Petronius Maximus right, diademed, draped, wearing cuirass.
Reverse: Petronius Maximus standing facing, his raised right foot resting on head of human-headed serpent, holding a long staff (in right hand) ending in cross and in left hand. globe surmounted by Victory.
In field: R (left) M (right) In exergue: COMOB
VICTORI A AVGGG
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)