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ID:     721204
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     CILICIA
City:     Tarsus
Issuer:     Macrinus
Date Ruled:     AD 217-218
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     5.12 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     AVT KA M OΠ CEV MAKPINOC CE
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     TAP MHTP KTICTHC
Reverse Description:     Laureate Heracles reclining left on lion’s skin, holding club set on ground
Primary Reference:     Prieur 806
Reference2:     SNG Levante 1074
Reference3:     SNG France 1547
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned, soft strike at edge, minor porosity.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1204