Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 243–244


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 20.28 gm.

Accession Number

12.472

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, laureate, draped, to right.
IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG
Reverse: Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left.
FELICITASTEMPORVM S C in left and right field

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark