Macrinus, (A.D. 217-218), AE sestertius, Rome mint, (22.75 g), issued A.D. 217, obv. Macrinus cuirassed bust to right, around IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG. rev. Salus seated left, feeding snake from altar, holding sceptre, around PONTIF MAX TR P P P, S C in exergue, (S.7393, RIC 124, C.74, BMC 117). Green and brown patina, evidence of smoothing, otherwise very fine and scarce.
Ex Brian Bolton Collection and previously CNG Triton XVIII, lot 1169 with tickets.