Coin of Tyana with head of Caracalla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 212


Mint: Cappadocia, Tyana

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 12.78 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1445

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Caracalla right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Two vexilla above humped bull walking right.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour