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- Roman Empire silver denarius, 3.70g (heavy flan for period), RIC 346 (rated as scarce), issued 201 CE, minted at Laodicea, Syria mint.
- Almost Uncirculated silver denarius of Emperor Caracalla as boy.
- Certified by NGC to Ch (Choice) AU, Strike: 5/5, Surface: 4/5.
Pedigree: Ex. CNG, Auction XXXIII, 3/15/95, Lot 902.
Superb style portrait of the youthful emperor and reverse detail with trophy arrayed with weapons and captives.
- Historic commemorative type issued 201 CE to celebrate victories over Parthia.
- Obverse: ANTONINVS AVGVSTVS, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of emperor.
- Reverse: PART MAX PONT TR P IIII, COS in ex., two captives seated left and right mourning at foot of trophy decorated with arms.