Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with head of Caracalla
Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 11.92 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Caracalla to right.
Countermark on his neck of a small circle within a triangle.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos in biga of panthers to right. Kneeling Silen in front of them.
Inscription around: illegible.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.
See attached media
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour