Coin of Metropolis with bust of Gordian III
Mint: Asia: Ionia, Metropolis
Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 9.98 gm. Die Axis: 5
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III right.
Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: Cybele, turreted, seated on throne to left, holding patera in right hand.
Lion at her feet.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962
Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.