Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 241–243


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 5.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

17.3340

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, radiate, draped, and cuirassed, to right.
IMP.GORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG
Reverse: Jupiter standing front, looking right, holding a scepter in right hand and a thunderbolt in left.
IOVI STATORI

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1917.

Credit Line

Source unidentified