Coin of Irenopolis with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 213–214


Mint: Cilicia, Irenopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.02 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.285

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Bust of bearded Herakles right.
Club behind.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour