Coin of Pella with bust of Gordian III
Mint: Macedonia, Pella
Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 8.07 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Gordian III to right.
Reverse: Pan seated to left on rock, right hand raised to head, left elbow on syrinx, pedum in left hand.
CO [IV] LA VG PELLA
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour