Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–239


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 5.37 gm.

Accession Number

34.1297

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian radiate to right.
IMPCAESMAN T GORDIANVS AVG
Reverse: Victory walking to left, holding a crown in right hand and a palm in left.
VICTORIA 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