lionofchaeronea:Aureus of the short-lived Roma…

lionofchaeronea:

Aureus of the short-lived Roman emperor Macrinus (r. 217-218 CE).  On the obverse, Macrinus, wearing a laurel wreath; on the reverse, Macrinus and his son Diadumenian (who shared his imperial power) distribute coins, accompanied by a personification of Liberalitas (Generosity) and the inscription LIBERALITAS AUG(USTORUM).  Photo credit: Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. http://www.cngcoins.com