Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 241–243


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.95 gm.

Accession Number

92.82

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Gordian III, to right. IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG
Reverse: Jupiter standing front, head right, holding long sceptre in right hand and thunderbolt in left.
IOV[I]STATORI In field, left and right: S C

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury