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Coin of Pella with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. IMPCCIVLV ER MAXIMINVS Reverse: Pan seated left on rock, pedum in left hand. At left, syrinx. COLIVLA V GPELLA

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 235–238

Mint

Pella, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 10.42 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.918

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins