Coin of Bruzus with bust of Gordian III

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Bruzus

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 15.85 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.554

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hera standing at left. Zeus seated at right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III