Two Antoniniani of the emperor Gordian III (238-244AD)
Obverse: IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Reverse: P M TR P V COS II P P, emperor in military dress, standing right, holding transverse spear and globe.
Reference: RIC 93
Obverse: IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG - radiate crown, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right.
Reverse: VIRTVS AVG Mars standing front, bearded, head to left, holding branch in his right hand and inverted spear in his left; behind, shield set on ground.
Reference: Cohen 383
- Roman Empire
- Lot comprising 2 AR Antoniniani:
- Year/Period and Variation
- Gordian III (AD 238-244) - emperor in military dress / Mars standing front
- Precious metals
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