Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 240


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 19.88 gm.

Accession Number

92.57

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, to right.
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Reverse: Gordian III seated left on curule chair, holding globe in extended right hand and sceptre in left.
PMTRPIIICOSPP in exergue: SC

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury