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ID:     621050
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     MACRINUS
Date Ruled:     A.D. 217-218
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Aureus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 218
Weight:     7.33 g
Obverse Legend:     IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
Reverse Legend:     P M TR P II COS P P
Reverse Description:     Annona standing facing, head left, holding grain ears in right hand, cornucopiae in left; modius at her feet
Primary Reference:     RIC 025 var. (bust type)
Reference2:     BMCRE 044 note
Reference3:     Cohen 046
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=28162
Grade:     Lustrous, superb EF
Notes:     Very rare, especially this nice