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Obverse: Bust of Macrinus to right, laureate and armed. IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Reverse. Macrinus driving a quadriga to left, holding a sceptre or branch in the right hand, and the reins in the left. Behind him a Victory crowning him. On the chariot traces of a relief representing...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 218

Mint

Rome (or Antioch?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.89 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

00.300

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins