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.