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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #8391

Pergamon (AD 198-217) AE 43 - Caracalla

Caracalla, 198-217 AD. AE43 - Medallion (49.03g, 6h). M. Caerelius Attalus, strategus. Struck 214-215 AD. [AVT KPAT] K MAPKOC AVP ANTΩNЄINOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right; gorgoneion on breastplate / Caracalla standing left, holding scepter and raising hand to serpent entwined about tree; small figure of Telesphorus on low basis between; ЄΠI CTPA M [KAIPЄΛ ATTALOV] in legend. VF, brown patina, smoothed.

File information
City/Mint name:Pergamon
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG France -; BMC 326 var. (obv. legend); SNG Copenhagen -
Valuation:CNG Auc. 75 (5/2007), lot 813 ($2,300 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:120 KiB
Date added:Nov 22, 2011
Dimensions:800 x 401 pixels
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