Coin of Ephesus with bust of Macrinus
Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 14.85 gm. Die Axis: 6
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis on stag to right, right hand reaching to quiver behind shoulder,
left holding bow.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (auction of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward auction by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour