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    Well-Pedigreed Caracalla and Geta Denarius

    Caracalla, with Geta as Caesar (AD 198-217). AR denarius (19mm, 3.47 gm, 12h). Rome, ca. AD 199-200. ANTONINVS AVGVSTVS, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Caracalla right / P SEPT GETA CAES PONT, bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Geta right. RIC 38. RSC 2. Very rare. Darkly toned and perfectly centered. Very rare. Extremely Fine.

    Ex. Imagines Imperatorum Collection (Aureo and Calicó, 8 February 2012), lot 175; Jürgen K. Schmidt Collection (Triton V, Classical Numismatic Group, 15 January 2002), lot 2021; Münzen und Medaillen Auktion 79 (28 February-1 March 1994), lot 578; V. J. E. Ryan Collection (Glendining's, 2 April 1952), lot 2237.


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