Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 240


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 3.83 gm.

Accession Number

17.3335

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, radiate and draped to right.
IMPCAESGORDIANVSPIVSAVG
Reverse: Roma seated left on a shield, holding a Victory in the right hand and a sceptre in the left.
 ROMAEAETERNAE

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1917.

Credit Line

Source unidentified