Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle standing, wings spread, head left with wreath in beak. Below, animal and B E. Inscription in Greek.
One of a hoard of coins found in a pottery jar at Gush Halav in Upper Galilee and acquired by Major H. Ophir in Nazareth in 1948; by 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; April 11, 1973: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour