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Denarius with bust of Macrinus

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Obverse: Bust of Macrinus, laureate, draped, right. IMPCMOPELSEVMACRINVSAVG Reverse: Aequitas standing left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left. A[E]QVITASAVG

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 217–218

Mint

Rome (or Antioch?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm. (broken)

Accession Number

13.734

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins