Drachm

Caligula, Roman Imperial, Caesarea, Cappodocia, Turkey, Asia Minor, Roman Empire, Middle East

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Silver

Overall: 13/16 in. (20 mm)

Weight: 2.8 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29276

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Head of Emperor, right, probably Tiberius Reverse: Mount Argaeus, the sacred mountain of Cappadocia, surmounted by a naked male figure, probably the emperor (the Deified Augustus)

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

HN 192

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