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   View Categories Home > Catalog > |Roman Coins| > |Crisis & Decline| > |Maximinus I| > RB94234
Maximinus I Thrax, 20 March 235 - Late May 238 A.D.
|Maximinus| |I|, |Maximinus| |I| |Thrax,| |20| |March| |235| |-| |Late| |May| |238| |A.D.|, Salus was the Roman goddess of health. She was Hygieia to the Greeks, who believed her to be the daughter of Aesculapius, the god of medicine and healing, and Epione, the goddess of soothing of pain. Her father Asclepius learned the secrets of keeping death at bay after observing one snake bringing another snake healing herbs. Woman seeking fertility, the sick, and the injured slept in his temples in chambers where non-poisonous snakes were left to crawl on the floor and provide healing.
RB94234. Orichalcum sestertius, RIC IV 85, Cohen IV 92, BMCRE VI 175, SRCV III 8338, Hunter III 56, aF, well centered, squared flan, scratches, porosity,, Rome mint, weight 28.115g, maximum diameter 31.8mm, die axis 0o, 236 - Late May 238 A.D.; obverse MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind; reverse SALVS AVGVSTI (to the health of the Emperor), Salus seated left, extending patera in right hand, feeding snake rising up from altar before her, left arm resting on back of throne, S - C (senatus consulto) flanking across field; $55.00 SALE |PRICE| $49.00




  







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