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Antoninianus with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, radiate to right. IMPCAES MANT GORDIANVS AVG Reverse: Mars standing to left holding olive branch in right and spear in left; at his feet a shield. VIRTVS 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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 240

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 3.95 gm.

Accession Number

34.1296

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins