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Denarius with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, laureate and draped to right. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Reverse: The Sun standing to left, radiate, half nude, holding up the right hand and holding a globe in the left.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 241–243

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.20 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

17.3332

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins