Macrinus

850.00

Out of stock

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Description

Rome, 217-218 AD. AE dupondius, 10.32 gr.

Obv: IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINUS AUG; laureate, cuirassed bust of Macrinus to the right.

Rev: PONTIF MAX TR P PP; Jupiter standing to the right, with thunderbolt and sceptre; in fields: S C.

Ref: RIC-; BMC-; RIC 120 note; BMC p.518, note *.

Exceedingly rare. Very fine.

The existence of this coin is conjectured in RIC and BMC.