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Denarius with head of Caracalla

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Obverse: Head of Caracalla, laureate, right. ANTONINVS PIVSAVG Reverse: Mars in military dress, standing left, resting right hand on shield on ground and holding vertical spear in left. PONTIFTRP VIIIICOSII

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 206

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.67 gm.

Accession Number

32.1269

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins