Coin of Pergamum with bust of Caracalla, struck under M. Caerelius Attalus
Mint: Asia: Mysia, Pergamum
Diameter: 45.5 mm. Weight: 46.41 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, gorgoneion on cuirass.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Caracalla in military attire on horseback right, right hand raised, head turned back.
At right statue of Asklepios on pedestal. At left soldier following horse.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1969: with Spink & Son, Ltd., 5, 6 & 7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1, England; purchased by MFA from Spink & Son, Ltd., June 11, 1969
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour