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432, Lot: 187. Estimate $200.
Sold for $140. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

CILICIA, Tarsus. Macrinus. AD 217-218. Æ (33mm, 17.65 g, 6h). AV[T] K [M] ΟΠ CЄVH [MA]KPЄINO[C] CЄ, Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Macrinus right; to right, Apollo Lukeios standing facing on omphalos, holding wolf by forelegs in right hand, bow in left / Tyche standing right, presenting uncertain object to emperor standing left, in military attire and holding spear. SNG France 1549 var. (arrangement of rev. legend; same obv. die); SNG Levante Supp. 271 var. (same). VF, earthen green-brown patina. A rare and interesting type.