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

Bronze

27.72 g, 12:00, 36.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.11445
Geography: 
Made in Tarsus, Cilicia
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend J. P. Brown, to 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1867–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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