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ID:     132096
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MOESIA SUPERIOR
City:     Viminacium
Issuer:     Gordian III
Date Ruled:     AD 238-244
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 30 Sestertius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 241-242
Diameter:     30 mm
Weight:     17.76 g
Obverse Legend:     IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
Reverse Legend:     P M S C-OL VIM AN III
Reverse Description:     Moesia standing facing, head left; bull and lion at sides
Primary Reference:     Martin 1.21.2
Reference2:     AMNG I 79
Reference3:     Boric-Breskovic 159ff
Reference4:     SNG Budapest 179ff
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=79858
Grade:     Good VF, dark green, almost black, patina, some light roughness and a few bumps
Notes:     From the George His Collection of coins of Gordian III, with his ticket