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

Denarius of Gordian III, Rome

240

Silver

3.24 g, 6:00, 20.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.9662
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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