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Coin with bust of Maxentius

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Obverse: Helmeted, cuirassed bust of Maxentius to left, spear in right hand, shield on left arm. MAXENTI VSPFAVG Reverse: Victory standing left, right foot on base of cippus; with left hand holds shield on cippus and with right writes: VOT/X on shield; behind her captive seated left. VICTORIAA...

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Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 309–312

Mint

Ostia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 3.67 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1458

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins