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Numismatics
Ruler: Macrinus, Emperor of Rome, ca. 165–218, ruled 217–18
Ruler: Diadumenian, Emperor of the Roman Empire, A.D. 208–218, ruled 217–18
Magistrate: P. Fu… Pontianus
Mint: Marcianopolis

5 Assaria of Macrinus, Emperor of Rome; Diadumenian, Emperor of the Roman Empire from Marcianopolis

217–18

Orichalcum

11.37 g, 7:00, 28.5 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.463
Geography: 
Made in Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1992–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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