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As with bust of Tranquillina, struck under Gordian III

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Obverse: Bust of Tranquillina, draped, left. SABINIATRANQVILLINAAVG Reverse: Gordian III, and Tranquillina, in formal attire, clasping hands. CONCORDIAAVGVSTORVM SC (in exergue)

Provenance

By 1960: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XI, no. 140); April 14, 1960: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 468.00 (this is the total price for 60.226-60.228)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 241

Mint

Rome

Catalogue Raisonné

Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 057.

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 9.91 gm. Die axis: 27

Accession Number

60.228

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins