As with bust of Caracalla

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 214


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 10.60 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

00.296

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Caracalla, laureate, to right.
ANTONINVSPIVSAVGGERM
Reverse: Victory standing to left, holding a trophy in both hands.
At her feet, left, a suppliant German, kneeling.
PMTRP [X]VIIIMPIIICOSIIIIPP in field left and right: S C

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund