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Diadumenian

M. Opellius Diadumenianus
Caesar (AD 218)

Son of Macrinus, his father appointed him Caesar. After Macrinus was defeated, he entrusted his young son to troops headed for the Parthian king, but they were overtaken and Diadumenian killed


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Diadumenian

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