Coin of Cremna with bust of Gordian III

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.04 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.887

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right.
IMCAM.ANT OGRDIANO (sic)
Reverse: Harpocrates standing front, head left, right hand raised to lips, left holds cornucopia. Uncertain object at feet.
COL.CR EMNA

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 111); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour