Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 239


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 4.84 gm.

Accession Number

32.1311

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian, radiate, draped, to right.
IMPCAESMANTGORDIANVSAVG
Reverse: Jupiter standing left, his mantle spread to protect the smaller figure of Gordian III; he holds thunderbolt in right hand and vertical sceptre in left.
PMTRPII COSPP

Credit Line

Source unidentified