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Coin of Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis) with bust of Caracalla, struck under Sicinnius Clarus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: City Gate. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By dates unknown: Lord Grantley and R. Cyril Lockett Collections; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 202


Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis), Thrace


Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 12.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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