Coin of Amasea with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 207


Mint: Pontus, Amasia, Amasea

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 15.58 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

65.517

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Caracalla and Geta, togate, stand with right hands clasped.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour