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Denarius with bust of Caracalla

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Obverse: Bust of Caracalla, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. ANTONINVS AVGVSTVS Reverse: Bonus Eventus, naked, standing left, sacrificing with patera in right hand over altar and holding ears of grain in left. BONVS EVENTVS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 199–200

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.09 gm.

Accession Number

13.712

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins