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

Coin of Caracalla, Roman Emperor from Tyre

198–217

Copper

22.8 g, 11 mm, 31.5:00
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Excavated by the Yale University-American Schools of Oriental Research Excavations at Jerash
2001.87.2838
Geography: 
Made in Tyre, Phoenicia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale–British School Excavations at Gerasa, present–day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1934–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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