Gordian III AD 238-244. Sestertius (AE; 27-29mm; 16.80g; 6h) 5th issue, 243-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. MARS PROPVGNAT / S – C Mars hastening right, holding transverse spear in right and shield in left hand. Scarce.
C. 157; RIC IV, III p. 52, 332a.
Ex stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1982.