Numismatics
Ruler: Gordian III, Emperor of Rome, 225–244, ruled 238–44
Mint: Tarsus
Artist: Unknown

Coin of Gordian III, Emperor of Rome from Tarsus

A.D. 238–44

Copper

22.13 g, 6:00, 36.5 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.3466
Geography: 
Made in Tarsus, Cilicia
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Müller, to January 1987; Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1987–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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