Online Collections at UoB - People
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Name:  Gordian III
Brief biography:  Roman Emperor 238-244, grandson of Gordian I and nephew of Gordian II.
Nationality:  Roman
Occupation:  Emperor
Date of birth:  225
Period of rule:  238-244
Date of death:  244

Gordian was Emperor of Rome from 238-244, becoming sole emperor at the age of 13 after having initially been under the care of the senators Balbinus and Pupienus. His mother was a daughter of Gordian I and sister of Gordian II. His death in 244 was linked to the continued war against the Sasanian Persians. Gordian is depicted on a Sasanian rock relief at Bishapur being trampled under Shapur's horse.

68 Related Objects

BIRBI-R1581.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1581
BIRBI-R1595.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1595
BIRBI-R1580.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1580
BIRBI-R1601.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1601
BIRBI-R1610.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1610
BIRBI-R1590.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1590
BIRBI-R1616.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1616
BIRBI-R1585.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1585
BIRBI-R1594.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1594
BIRBI-R1615.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1615
BIRBI-R1573.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1573
BIRBI-R1577.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1577
BIRBI-R1574.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1574
BIRBI-R1576.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1576
BIRBI-R1596.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1596
BIRBI-R1618.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1618
BIRBI-R1591.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1591
BIRBI-R1598.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1598
BIRBI-R1570.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1570
BIRBI-R1568.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1568
BIRBI-R1584.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1584
BIRBI-R1602.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1602
BIRBI-R1569.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1569
BIRBI-R1571.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1571
BIRBI-R1586.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1586
BIRBI-R1589.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1589
BIRBI-R1599.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1599
BIRBI-R1617.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1617
BIRBI-R1611.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1611
BIRBI-R1600.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1600
BIRBI-R1603.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1603
BIRBI-R1572.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1572
BIRBI-R1623.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Antioch
BIRBI-R1623
BIRBI-R1579.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1579
BIRBI-R1582.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1582
BIRBI-R1612.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1612
BIRBI-R1614.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1614
BIRBI-R1620.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1620
BIRBI-R1588.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1588
BIRBI-R1592.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1592
BIRBI-R1587.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1587
BIRBI-R1583.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1583
BIRBI-R1621.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Antioch
BIRBI-R1621
BIRBI-R1567.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1567
BIRBI-R1578.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1578
BIRBI-R1593.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1593
BIRBI-R1609.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1609
BIRBI-R1619.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1619
BIRBI-R1597.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1597
BIRBI-R1613.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1613
BIRBI-R1575.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1575
BIRBI-R1604.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1604
BIRBI-R1622.jpg
Antoninianus
Gordian III; Antioch
BIRBI-R1622
BIRBI-R1632.jpg
As
Sabinia Tranquillina; Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1632
BIRBI-R1624.jpg
As
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1624
BIRBI-R1607.jpg
Denarius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1607
BIRBI-R1565.jpg
Denarius
Gordian III; Pupienus; Balbinus; Rome
BIRBI-R1565
BIRBI-R1606.jpg
Denarius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1606
BIRBI-R1608.jpg
Denarius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1608
BIRBI-R1605.jpg
Denarius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1605
BIRBI-R1627.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1627
BIRBI-R1629.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1629
BIRBI-R1626.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1626
BIRBI-R1566.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Pupienus; Balbinus; Rome
BIRBI-R1566
BIRBI-R1630.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1630
BIRBI-R1625.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1625
BIRBI-R1628.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1628
BIRBI-R1631.jpg
Sestertius
Gordian III; Rome
BIRBI-R1631
Viewing Record 1 of 1