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- Emperor Caracalla Roman Empire silver denarius coin.
- 19mm, 3.22g, RSC 509a, RIC ---, Foss 77.
- Certified by NGC to XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5.
- Historic type issued to celebrate the Emperor's departure for military campaigns in Germany, Foss dates to 213 CE (See Roman Historical Coins).
- Very rare variety with standard bearer very close to Caracalla and holding standard high aloft into area of legend (reference picture in RSC 509a).
- Obverse: ANTONINVS AVG BRIT, laureate bust of emperor.
- Reverse: PROFECTIO AVG, Emperor in military dress standing right holding spear, behind, soldier standard bearer holding standard aloft.