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ID:     MacNikApoTri
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MOESIA INFERIOR
City:     Nicopolis ad Istrum
Issuer:     Macrinus
Date Ruled:     AD 217-218
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 26
Date Struck:     AD 217-218
Diameter:     26 mm
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     AV K OΠΠEΛ CE/VE MAKPEINOC
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     VΠ MAPK AΓPI NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPOC ex. ICTPΩ
Reverse Description:     Apollo standing right, holding laurel branch over garlanded altar, leaning on tripod
Mint:     Nikopolis ad Istrum
Primary Reference:     AMNG 1688
Reference2:     Varbanov (E) 3575
Photograph Credit:     Tom White
Special Comments:     Marcus Claudius Agrippa
Notes:     Obverse legend corrected, Varbanov lists CEV only.