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As with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right. ANTONINVS PIVSAVG Reverse: Emperor at right, foot on seated captive. Trophy at left. PONTIFTRPXIII COSIII in ex.: SC

Provenance

Said to be from the Duke of Argyll Collection; by 1952: with Spink & Son, Ltd., 5, 6, & 7 King Street, St. James's, London; purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from Spink & Son, Ltd., November 20, 1952; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 210

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.58 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1998.499

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins