Coin of Antioch with bust of Caracalla
Mint: Pisidia, Antioch
Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 23.55 gm. Die Axis: 6
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Reverse: Mên, in Phrygian cap, standing front, head right, holds sceptre in right hand and Nike, carrying trophy, standing on globe in left hand. Left foot on bucranium; left arm rests on column; crescent behind shoulders. To left, cock.
In field left and right: S R
Around: COLCAES ANTIOCH
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 93); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour