Roman Silver Denarius of Gordian III (AD 238-244) NGC Wood Box(CH-AU)

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Roman Silver Denarius of Gordian III (AD 238-244) NGC Wood Box(CH-AU)

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  • Order Code: GORDIAN3RD(AR)BOXNGC
  • Weight/Dimensions: 315.98 g | 5.75 x 4.75 x 1.65
  • Metal: Silver
  • Obverse: Portrait of emperor
  • Reverse: Various pagan deities reflecting contemporary political, military, and religious themes
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Gordian III assumed the throne in 238, at the ripe old age of 13. The youthful, good-natured Gordian managed to survive for six years, among the longest reigns of any emperor during the Age of Chaos, before being killed.