Coin of Otrus with bust of Caracalla, struck under Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–217


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Otrus

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.10 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

63.220

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo in long robes standing holding plectrum and lyre.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XX, no. 115); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 20, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour