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Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Gordian III, to right. IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG Reverse: Jupiter standing front, head right, holding long sceptre in right hand and thunderbolt in left. IOV[I]STATORI In field, left and right, S C

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

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

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.95 gm.

Accession Number

92.82

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins