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Sestertius (?) with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, laureate, draped, cuirassed, to right. IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG Reverse: Gordian III, in military dress, standing right, holding in right hand a transverse spear and globe in left. PMTRPIIICOSIIPP S C left and right, in field

Provenance

By 1932: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 241–243

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 14.65 gm.

Accession Number

32.1122

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins