About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the Emperor Macrinus facing right.
On the back Macrinus is shown seated on curule chair holding a globe and a sceptre.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Macrinus
- Rome (Minted in)
- 217 CE
- Obverse: IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG "Imperator Caesar Marcus Opellius Severus Macrinus Augustus" Reverse: P M TR P II COS PP
- Diam.: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
- Gift of Martin A. Ryerson