Coin of Serdica with bust of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Thrace, Serdica

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.73 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.2155

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hera (?) stands, head left, holding patera in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour