Coin of Perinthus in alliance with Philadelphia with busts of Caracalla and Geta
Mint: Thrace and Lydia, Perinthus and Philadelphia (Alliance)
Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 22.83 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: At left, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla facing draped, cuirassed bust of Geta at right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Table with lions’ feet holding two agonistic urns, two palms between.
Under table, amphora and five balls.
Inscriptions in Greek below and around.
By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour