About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Caracalla, wearing a crown of laurels and facing right.
On the back, Caracalla is portrayed in full military dress and holding a spear.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Caracalla
- Roman Empire
- 213 CE
- Obverse: ANTONINVS PIVS AUG BRIT Reverse: PROFECTIO AVG
- Diam. 2 cm; 3.18 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze