Coin of Aspendus with bust of Gordian III

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Pamphylia, Aspendus

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 18.11 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.164

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Wreath and fillets.
Inscriptions in Greek inside and outside of wreath.

Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour