Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–239


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 3.80 gm.

Accession Number

34.1294

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, radiate to right.
IMP. CAESMAN[T]GORDIANVSAVG
Reverse: Providence standing left, holding globe in right hand and sceptre in left.
PROVIDENTIA AVG

Provenance

By date unknown: F. Monroe Endicott Collection; gift of F. Monroe Endicott to MFA, November 1, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of F. Munroe Endicott