Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–217


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 38 mm. Weight: 28.86 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1973.632

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
IMP.CAES.M.AVR. ANTONINVSAVG
Reverse: Emperor on horseback right.
COLONICAE SARIA ANTIOC In ex.: SR

(All A’s are without the cross bar)

Provenance

By 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; November 30, 1973: purchased from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, December 12, 1973

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock