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Coin of Cremna with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. IMPCAEMA VRANTAVG Reverse: Artemis standing, head left, holds sceptre in left hand, patera in right. Stag at her feet to right. DIANAEC REM

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 107); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–217

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 11.97 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

63.883

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins