Denarius with head of Caracalla

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 210–213


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.82 gm.

Accession Number

32.1270

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Caracalla, laureate, right.
ANTONINVSPIVS AVGBRIT
Reverse: Liberalitas standing left, holding up abacus in right hand and leaning with left arm on support.
LIBERALITAS AVGVIII

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified