Obverse: Laureate, draped cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle standing, wings outspread, head to left with wreath in beak. Below, crab, with crescent above. At right, palm branch. 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.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., April 11, 1973
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour