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Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. ANTONINVS PIVSAVG Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, holds cornucopia on left arm, branch in right hand. ANTI OCHG ENCOLCA

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (von Aulock Sylloge, no. 4934); by 1964: with Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California; gift of Edward Gans to MFA, March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Gans

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 198–217

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 4.31 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.315

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins