Coin of Amasea with bust of Caracalla
Mint: Pontus, Amasea
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 14.37 gm. Die Axis: 6
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Emperor, laureate, cuirassed, draped, stands holding spear in left hand, extending right with patera over lighted tripod. Star in field to left.
At right, Greek letters. Inscription in Greek around.
By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour