Caracalla - aEF/VF denarius - minted Rome, 212 A.D.
ANTONINVS PIVS AVG BRIT - Laureate and draped bust right
P M TR P XVI COS IIII P P - Hercules standing l. holding branch and club
Van Meter-60/2 RIC-206b
Caracalla - VF denarius - minted Rome, 212 A.D.
ANTONINVS PIVS AVG BRIT - Laureate head right
PROFECTIO AVG - Caracalla standing r. with two trophies at rear holding spear.
PROFECTIO AVG = "Departure of the Emperor". Commemorates the departure of Caracalla from Rome for his Germanic campaigns. Considering that he had just given had 20,000 of his brother's friends and associates killed, Rome was probably happy to see the back of Caracalla.
Caracalla - Fine denarius - minted 198 AD
IMP CAE M AVR ANT AVG P TR P - Laureate and draped bust right
FIDES PVBLICA - Fides standing r., holding grain ears and bowl of fruit.
Van Meter 25