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Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. IMP.CAES.M.AVR. ANTONINVSAVG Reverse: Emperor on horseback right. COLONICAE SARIA ANTIOC In ex.: SR (All A's are without the cross bar. See media screen for the inscriptions.)

Provenance

By 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; November 30, 1973: purchased from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, December 12, 1973

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

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

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 38 mm. Weight: 28.86 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1973.632

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins