Coin of Germe with bust of Caracalla, struck under Glycon
Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe
Diameter: 39.5 mm. Weight: 31.64 gm. Die Axis: 1
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: At left Apollo seated right holding lyre, facing Marsyas standing at right. Marsyas holds flute in each hand and looks left. Rivergod reclines to left at his feet.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III