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ID:     15-078
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Moesia Inferior
City:     Nicopolis ad Istrum
Issuer:     Macrinus (Statius Longinus, magistrate)
Date Ruled:     217-218
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Tetrassarion
Date Struck:     217-218
Diameter:     27.4 mm
Weight:     11.52 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     AVT K OΠEΛΛI CEVH MAKPEINOC
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     VΠ CTATI ΛONΓANOV NIKOPOΛITΩN
Reverse Description:     Homonoia standing left, holding patera and cornucopia
Primary Reference:     AMNG 1774
Reference2:     Varbanov 1127 var (bust)
Reference3:     H & J 8.23.36.9
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     aVF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 15: Lot No. 78; (2) Statius Longinus, magistrate