CARIA. Attuda. Caracalla, with Plautilla, 198-217. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 29 mm, 10.63 g, 12 h), struck circa 202-205. AYT · KAI ANTΩ Φ ΠΛAYΤI On the left, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, facing, on the right, a draped bust of Plautilla to left; between them, countermark: laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right within circular incuse. Rev. ATTOYΔEΩN Herakles standing facing, head turned to left, leaning with his right hand on club and holding lion's skin over his left arm. BMC -. Karl -. KM -. Lindgren & Kovacs -. Lindgren III -. McClean -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Hunterian -. SNG Leypold -. SNG Munich -. SNG Righetti -. SNG Tübingen -. SNG von Aulock -. Weber -. For the countermark: Howgego 82. Cf. Leu Winterthur Web Auction 6, 2018, 562 for another specimen struck from the same dies. Unpublished. Green patina. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF