Macrinus

625.00

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Description

Rome, March-June 218 AD. AR denarius, 2.79 gr.

Obv: IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINUS AUG; laureate, cuirassed bust of older Macrinus with long beard to the right.

Rev: AEQUITAS AUG; Aequitas standing facing, head to the left, with scales and cornucopia.

Ref: RIC 53b; BMC 58. Acquired from M&M Basel in 1964; ex M&M DE 37 (2012), lot 216.

Old cabinet tone, expressive portrait. Scarce. Extremely fine.