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Gordian II Africanus, c. 18 or 22 March - c. 12 April 238 A.D.
SH08390. Orichalcum sestertius, RIC IV-1 5; Cohen V 9, aVF, bold and fine portrait; no signs of the tooling or smoothing that often plagues these rare coins, Rome mint, weight 18.57g, maximum diameter 30.1mm, die axis 0o
, Mar-Apr 238 A.D.; obverse IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG, laureate draped and cuirassed bust right, from behind; reverse ROMAE AETERNAE (to eternal Rome), Roma seated left on shield (throne back also visible in background) holding Victory on globe and scepter, S C (senatus consulto) in exergue; SOLD
Catalog current as of Friday, August 23, 2019.
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