Denarius with bust of Caracalla

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 199–200


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.09 gm.

Accession Number

13.712

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Caracalla, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
ANTONINVS AVGVSTVS
Reverse: Bonus Eventus, naked, standing left, sacrificing with patera in right hand over altar and holding ears of grain in left.
BONVS EVENTVS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum