Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 240


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 3.95 gm.

Accession Number

34.1296

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, radiate to right.
IMPCAES MANT GORDIANVS AVG
Reverse: Mars standing to left holding olive branch in right and spear in left;
at his feet a shield.
VIRTVS AVG

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