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Coin of Antioch with bust of Geta

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Geta to right, drapery on left shoulder. IMPCAESPSE PTGETAAVG Reverse: Emperor on horseback to right, right arm raised holding spear. Below, two enemies wearing Phrygian caps, one kneeling wtih hands outstretched, and one fallen. VIR TAVG COLANTIOCH ...

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Provenance

By 1965: with Leu & Company's Bank, Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; gift of Leu & Company's Bank, Ltd. to MFA, April 14, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Leu & Company's Bank, Ltd.

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

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 24.78 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.471

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins