Sestertius with bust of Gordian I

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 238


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 16.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

34.1427

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian I to right, draped and laureate.
IMP.M.ANT.GORDIANVS AFR AVG
Reverse: Gordian standing left, holding branch and sceptre.
VIRT.EXERCIT in field: S C

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)