Coin of Tarsus with bust of Caracalla
Mint: Cilicia, Tarsus
Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.96 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Caracalla to right wearing crown and garments of demiourgos.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and around.
Reverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna left, crescent behind shoulders.
Inscription in Greek.
By about 1961: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (said to be from the R. Cyril Lockett Collection); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III