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Ruler: Caracalla, Roman Emperor, A.D. 188–217, ruled A.D. 198–217
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Julia Domna, Empress of Rome, A.D. 160–217

Denarius of Caracalla, Roman Emperor from Rome

211–17

Silver

2.99 g, 12:00, 18.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.515
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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