Numismatics
Ruler: Caracalla, Roman Emperor, A.D. 188–217, ruled A.D. 198–217
Mint: Samos
Artist: Unknown

Coin of Samos

A.D. 198–217

Bronze

11.55 g, 6:00, 29.50 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.237
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
2nd–3rd c. A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Samos, Ionia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Grün, Heidelberg, Germany, November 10, 1994, cat. 12, lot 246; Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1994–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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