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Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right. IMP.CAES.M.AV R.ANTONINVS.A VG Reverse: Nike to left, holds wreath in right hand, palm in left. In field left and right: S R VICTDDN N COLANTIOCH

Provenance

By 1962: with Gerhard Hirsch, Promenadeplatz 10, Munich, Germany (Hirsch auction 31, May 28-30, 1962, lot 453); purchased by MFA at the Hirsch auction for DM 220.50; accessioned September 19, 1962

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 209–212

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 26.54 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.631

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins