Coin of Cotiaeum with bust of Caracalla, struck under C. Iulius Quadratus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Cotiaeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 15.44 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1973.8

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele stands, tympanon on left arm, phiale in right hand above small, seated lion.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1972: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 47, November 30-December 1, 1972, lot 510); purchased from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., January 10, 1973

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour