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Sestertius with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Bust of Gordian III, laureate, draped, to right. IMPGORDIANVSPIVSFELAVG Reverse: Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left. FELICITASTEMPORVM S C in left and right field

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 243–244

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 20.28 gm.

Accession Number

12.472

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins