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Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right. IMPCAESMAVR ANTONINSAVG Reverse: Wolf to right, nursing Romulus and Remus. At left, tree. In exergue: SR COLCAESANTIOCH

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 94); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–217

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 26.27 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.871

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins