Coin of Alinda with busts of Caracalla and Plautilla, struck under M. Oul. Ouliades Leo

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Asia: Caria, Alinda

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 16.30 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1368

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Caracalla at left facing draped bust of Plautilla. Between, countermark: head right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo stands, head left, lyre in left hand, plectrum in right.
Inscription in Greek around and in field.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, 1962, no. 2414); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour