Denarius with bust of Macrinus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 217–218


Mint: Rome (or Antioch?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.02 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

32.1276

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Macrinus, laureate, draped, right, with close-cropped beard.
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Reverse: Securitas standing front, head left, with legs crossed, holding vertical scepter in right hand and leaning left arm on pillar.
SECVRITAS TEMPORVM

Credit Line

Source unidentified