Gordian I, 238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.09 g, 12 h), Rome, March-April 238. IMP M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian I to right, seen from behind. Rev. P M TR P COS P P The Genius of the Senate standing front, head to left, holding olive-branch in his right hand and short scepter in his left. BMC 1. Cohen 2. RIC 1. A lustrous, exceptional example with a splendid, fresh portrait. The reverse a bit weak, otherwise, virtually as struck.