Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–217


Mint: Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 4.31 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.315

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
ANTONINVS PIVSAVG
Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, holds cornucopia on left arm, branch in right hand.
ANTI OCHG ENCOLCA

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (von Aulock Sylloge, no. 4934); by 1964: with Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California; gift of Edward Gans to MFA, March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Gans