A BRONZE PRUTAH OF COPONIUS SET IN SILVER HARP PENDANT

A BRONZE PRUTAH OF COPONIUS SET IN SILVER HARP PENDANT


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Holy Land: Coins: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1300549

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Coponius as Procurator of Judaea (6-9 CE)

Obverse: Ear of barley. KAICA POC (Of Caesar)

Reverse: Palm tree with dates. Coin date in field.

Coin in fine condition with natural Holy Land patina. Set in modern silver pendant in the shape of a harp.

Weight: 6.3g; 4 x 2.4 cm (1.57 x .94 inches)

Certificate of Authenticity included.

Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Hendin, 635

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Procurator for only a short time coins of Coponius would have circulated in Judaea during the time of Christ.