Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–239


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.77 gm.

Accession Number

34.1295

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III to right, radiate.
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Reverse: Jupiter standing left holding thunderbolt in right hand and sceptre in left; beside him, small figure of Gordian III standing.
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Provenance

By date unknown: F. Monroe Endicott Collection; gift of F. Monroe Endicott to MFA, November 1, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of F. Munroe Endicott