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Denarius of Caracalla

Silver denarius, 19mm, 3.63gm, issued AD 214. Rome mint.

Obv: ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM, Laureate head.

Rev: LIBERAL AVG VIIII, Liberalitas standing left holding abacus and cornucopiae.

References: Sear 6814, RIC 302, BMCRE 139.

Caracalla's ninth liberality was probably distributed to celebrate his victories against the Iazyges and Goths (Danubian German tribes).

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