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Antoninianus with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Bust of Caracalla, draped, radiate, cuirassed, right. ANTONINVSPIVSAVGGERM Reverse: Jupiter seated left, holding Victory, right, on extended right hand and vertical scepter in left; at his feet, eagle left, with head turned back right. PMTRPXVIIICOSIIIIPP

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 215

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 5.21 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

01.4992

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins