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ID:     MDMarkAgrHerm
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MOESIA INFERIOR
City:     Marcianopolis
Issuer:     Macrinus & Diadumenian
Date Ruled:     AD 217-218
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 29 Pentassarion
Date Struck:     AD 217-218
Diameter:     29 mm
Obverse Legend:     AVT K OΠEΛ CEVH MAKPEINOC K M OΠEL ANTΩNEINOC
Obverse Description:     Macrinus, head laureate, and Diadumenian, head bare, confronted
Reverse Legend:     VΠ AΓΡIΠΠOV MAP/KIANOΠOΛEITΩN
Reverse Description:     Hermes, holding purse and caduceus, E in left field
Mint:     Markianopolis
Primary Reference:     AMNG 785
Reference2:     Hristova & Jekov 6.24.9.3 but attributed to Pontianus
Reference3:     Varbanov (E) -
Photograph Credit:     Tom White
Special Comments:     Agrippa