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

Copper of Gordian III from Caesarea

A.D. 240/241

Copper

10.57 g, 12:00, 27.00 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.3555
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Caesarea, Cappadocia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, from about 1960 to 2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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