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Coin of Antioch with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Inscription in Latin around but the letter A lacks crossbars in each word. Reverse: Wolf nursing twins to right. Tree at left. In ex.: SR. Inscription in Latin around. also lacking crossbars on each letter A. (see media screen...

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Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 238–244

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 26.11 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1231

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins