Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 241–243


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 18.72 gm.

Accession Number

32.1119

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: Pax running left, holding up branch in right hand and sceptre in left.
PAX AETERNA S C left and right, in field

Credit Line

Storer Collection