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Maker/s

Gordian III (238-44) (ruler)

Sabina Tranquillina struck in the name of (ruler)

Roman Empire (state)

Rome (mint)

Category

coin

Name

sestertius (denomination)

Roman Imperial (Series)

Material/s

copper alloy

Dimensions

image(height): 32 mm
image(width): 32 mm
weight: 22.01 g

Date

238 to 244

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1920-02-17 (Filtered for: Coins and Medals)

From Mr Morley (Bailey, Grundy and Barrett) February 1920

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. design
    Position: reverse
    Description: Gordian and Tranquillina

Production Place

Rome (mint) (place)

Catalogue ref/s

IV.53.341
Mattingly, Harold B.
Sydenham, E.A.
et al.
(1923-94) The Roman Imperial Coinage , London : Spink and Son Ltd.

Accession Number

CM.8-1920 (Coins and Medals)
(Reference Number: 84890; Input Date: 2003-03-20 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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