Coin of Laodicea with bust of Caracalla
Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Laodicea
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 21.44 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hades-Sarapis, enthroned to left, holds a sceptre in his left hand, his right extended. Cerberus at his feet to left.
Garbled (recut) inscription in Greek.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 23); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour