Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle, wings spread, head to left with wreath in beak, stands above star. 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., November 13, 1974
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour