Denarius with bust of Caracalla

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 198


Mint: Laodicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

32.944

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Caracalla to right.
IMPCAEMAVRANT AVGPTRPII
Reverse: Minerva stands, head left, holding Victory and spear. At right, trophy.
MIN ERVICTRIX

Provenance

By date unknown: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection