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    Gordian I Africanus (March-April AD 238) AR/AE imitative denarius (19mm, 2.23 gm, 1h). VF, corrosion. Imitating Rome. IMP M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian I right, seen from behind / P M T-R COS P P, emperor standing left, togate, branch upward in right hand, short scepter in left. RIC IV.II 1. An ancient imitation in good style of a rare type. Not a fourree (base-metal core counterfeit).

    Ex Roma Numismatics, E-Sale 52 (10 January 2019), lot 901.

    Sold as is, no returns.

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