Denarius (Coin) Portraying the Emperor Maximus

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

AD late 235/early 236

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

Obverse: Bust of Maximus to right
Reverse: Maximus stands to left with spear and rod; two standards behind

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying the Emperor Maximus

Origin

Rome

Date

235 AD–236 AD

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

OB: MAXIMVS CAES GERM REV: PRINC IVVENTVTIS

Dimensions

Diam. 2.1 cm; 2.14 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4905

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