Denarius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 241–243


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm.

Accession Number

13.520

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian, laureate, draped, to right.
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Reverse: Apollo, with drapery over legs only, seated left, holding laurel-branch in right hand and resting left elbow on lyre.
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Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay