Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 241–243


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.96 gm.

Accession Number

32.980

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, laureate, draped, cuirassed, to right.
IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG
Reverse: Libertas standing front, head left holding pileus in right hand and vertical sceptre in left.
LIBERTASAVG S C left and right, in field

Credit Line

Storer Collection