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Sestertius with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

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Obverse: Bust of Maximinus I, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. MAXIMINVSPIVSAVGGERM Reverse: Pax standing left, holding branch in raised right hand and transverse sceptre in left. PAX AVGVSTI S C left and right, in field

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 236–238

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 24.68 gm.

Accession Number

13.720

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins