Coin of Tium with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Bithynia, Tium

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 7.49 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

67.344

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right, drapery at left shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III