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Coin with bust of Maxentius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Maxentius to left. MAXENTI VSPFAVG Reverse: Victory standing right, holding shield on which she writes: VOT/X; left foot raised to base of pillar on which shield rests; seated captive behind her, hands bound behind his back. VICTORIAAE TERNAAVGN in ex.:...

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Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Mint

Ostia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1461

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins