Coin of Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis) with bust of Caracalla, struck under Sicinnius Clarus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 202


Mint: Thrace, Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis)

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 12.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.913

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: City Gate.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By dates unknown: Lord Grantley and R. Cyril Lockett Collections; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III