Tetradrachm of Byblus with bust of Caracalla
Mint: Syria, Byblus
Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 12.41 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle standing front, wings spread, head left, holds wreath in beak.
Between legs, altar with three horns and three feet.
Inscription in Greek around and in right field.
By 1963: with B. H. Kazandjian, 737 Boylston Street, Boston, Mass.; purchased by MFA from B. H. Kazandjian, November 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour