|Item : 11640|| ||Description|
|Description : Ancient Roman Imperial Rome Bronze Gordian II Africanus Sestertius||Gordian II Africanus
AE Sestertius, Rome mint, struck 238 AD.
IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG Bust laureate, draped, cuirassed right. / ROMAE AETERNAE around, S C in exergue, Roma seated left above shield, holding Victory and scepter.
BMCRE #23; Cohen #9; RIC #5|
|Authenticity: Forgery - Modern|
|Category : Ancient Roman Imperial - Coins||Actual Date: 238 AD|
|Category : Ancient||Sold as: Authentic|
| : Roman Imperial||Source : This cheap sand cast tourist fake is of a type that is peddled around the tourist sites in Turkey. This example was sourced from a car park vendor at the site of Ephesus Entered by : lwht|
| : Rome|
|Key Info||Item Details|
|Denomination : Sestertius||Catalog RIC 5 Cohen 9|
|Emperor : Gordian II Africanus||Condemnation|
|Content : Bronze||Sand cast tourist fake widely available around tourist sites in Turkey Forgery Type: Cast|