Lot 297. Cappadocia, Caesareia-Eusebia. Macrinus, with Diadumenian, as Caesar. A.D. 217-218. Æ. RY 2 (A.D. 218).
Cappadocia, Caesareia-Eusebia. Macrinus, with Diadumenian, as Caesar. A.D. 217-218. Æ (36 mm, 27.55 g, 12 h). RY 2 (A.D. 218). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right, facing bare-headed and draped bust of Diadumenian left / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by a statue of a male deity flanked by star and crescent; at base before, tetrastyle temple between two agonistic urns, each with a palm. Sydenham 507; Mabbott 2371. Very rare. Olive-green patina. Nearly fine.
Ex R. D. Frederick Collection (CNG E282, 11 July 2012), 195.