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ID:     2150378
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MOESIA SUPERIOR
City:     Viminacium
Issuer:     Gordian III
Date Ruled:     AD 238-244
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 31 Sestertius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 241-242
Diameter:     31 mm
Weight:     17.67 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     P M S C-OL VIM AN III
Reverse Description:     Moesia standing facing without stola, head left, extending hands to bull and lion standing at feet on either side
Primary Reference:     Martin 1.25.1
Reference2:     AMNG 81
Reference3:     Varbanov 115
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=146192
Grade:     VF, green, brown surfaces.
Notes:     From the J.P. Righetti Collection, 9569