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Coin of Sardis with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Radiate bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tyche-Annona standing to left holding rudder and flowers and cornucopia. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 198–211


Sardis, Asia: Lydia


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 7.29 gm. Die Axis: 5

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The Ancient World


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