A BRONZE PRUTAH OF KING HEROD AGRIPPA I WITH OLIVE WOOD BOX
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Reign of Herod Agrippa I (37-44 CE)
Jerusalem Mint; Year 6 (42 CE)
Obverse: Royal canopy with fringes and inscription “of Agrippa the King”.
Reverse: Three ears of barley between two leaves with Ls; (Year 6) in field.
In very fine condition
Weight: 2.34 g; Diameter: 16.5 mm
Olive wood box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included.
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Agrippa I also called the Great (11 BCE - 44 CE), King of the Jews, was the grandson of Herod the Great, and son of Aristobulus IV and Berenice. His original name was Marcus Julius Agrippa, and he is the king named Herod in the Acts of the Apostles, in the Bible, "Herod (Agrippa)". He was, according to Josephus, known in his time as "Agrippa the Great".