Gordianus III (238 A.D. - 244 A.D.) -  AR Antoninianus - 20.97x21.15mm, 4.58g
Gordianus, his radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Reverse - PM TR P V COS II PP
Apollo, bare to waist, seated left,
holding branch and resting left elbow on lyre.

The Images above were taken with an A4 flatbed scanner, the images below using a DSLR camera.
Minted in Rome in 242-243 A.D. (TRP V COS II)

Mattingley, Sydenham, & Sutherland, "Roman Imperial Coinage", Volume 4, Part 3 (RIC), p25, nr 89.
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Kampmann, U., "Die Münzen der römischen Kaiserzeit", 2nd edition, (Kampmann) p279, nr. 72.39.1.

Quality: Very Fine +
Rarity: C2 (Common)