A SILVER SHEKEL OF THE 1ST JEWISH REVOLT


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Holy Land: Coins: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1214946
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First Jewish War with Rome (c. 66-70 A.D.)

Year 2; 67 A.D.

Obverse: “Omer cup” chalice with pearled rim and SH B “Year Two” above. SH K L E SH R AL “Shekel of Israel”.

Reverse: Sprig of three pomegranates. Y R O SH L Y M H K D SH EH, “Jerusalem the Holy”.

Dotted border on both sides. Natural patina present.

Diameter 23 mm; Weight: 14.10 g

Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Hendin, 659.