Coin of Caesarea with head of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 205


Mint: Cappadocia, Caesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 15.22 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1441

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mt. Argaeus on garlanded altar.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour