Serving the Community since 1964

198-217 Caracalla AE34 Coin Irenopolis Cilicia (Ch-F NGC) Roman Province


198-217 Caracalla AE34 Coin Irenopolis Cilicia (Ch-F NGC) Roman Province

  • 198-217 AD Irenopolis, Cilicia AE34 Coin
  • Issued under the rule of Caracalla (Antoninus), the 21st Emperor of the Roman Empire (198-217 AD)
  • Obverse features a laureate bust of the emperor, facing right, with legend in Greek
  • Reverse depicts a figure holding rudder and cornucopia, standing with a second figure, with legend in Greek
The eldest son of Septimius Severus, Caracalla reigned jointly with his father from 198 until Severus' death in 211. For a short time he then ruled jointly with his younger brother Geta until he had him murdered later in 211. Caracalla is remembered as one of the most notorious and unpleasant of emperors because of the massacres and persecutions he authorized and instigated throughout the Empire. Caracalla's reign was also notable for the Constitutio Antoniniana, granting Roman citizenship to all freemen throughout the Roman Empire.
  • Minted in Irenopolis, Cilicia (southern Turkey)
  • Struck from bronze
  • Diameter: 34 mm
  • Condition: Graded by NGC Ancients as Choice Fine (Ch-F)
  • Certification number: 3988883-010

Free US Shipping with Insurance Included:
All items are professionally packaged and shipped. All shipments include insurance and delivery confirmation or signature confirmation. Local Pick-up is available in our showroom. (Contact us for payment methods to pay on pickup.)

International Shipping:
Worldwide shipping at buyer's expense. *The customs requirements for each country, including all import duties, taxes, and fees are the responsibility of the buyer. All international packages will have the required customs declaration and value of order.

California Buyers:
9% sales tax will be added. If you spend the equivalent of $1,500.00 or more on coins or bullion, those items are tax-free!

Returns Policy:
Your continuing satisfaction is very important to us. We offer a 30 day money back return policy. If you are unhappy with your purchase for any reason, please notify us so that we can begin the returns process. All items must be returned in the same condition that it was received. Please note that the buyer is responsible for return shipping and a 20% restocking fee may apply. 

About Us:
As one of the largest Coin & Jewelry Companies on the west coast, Continental has been the destination for coins, jewelry, fine art and collectibles for over 50 years. All items for sale are available for viewing at our Southern California showroom. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please click "Ask a question" below, and we will respond as soon as possible. Thank you.

Continental Coin and Jewelry Company Web Department:
Monday – Friday, from 10:30am – 6:00pm PST


Reference Item # ANC-1303

JBC 8/3/15