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Contributor: Teresa Darling.
Issuer: GORDIAN III, AD 238-244. AR Antoninianus.
Obverse: IMP. GORDIANVS PIVS FEL. AVG, his radiated, draped, and cuirassed bust right.
Reverse: LAETITIA AVG. N., Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and sceptre.
Reference: RIC 86 var; Sear 2438 var. Grade: AEF.
Comments: For more information, read the "Gordian III" entry from De Imperatoribus Romanis.
For recent scholarship on the Gordians see TOCS-IN; for book reviews, see Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews.