Judaea .John Hyrcanus I (Yehohanan), 134 - 104 B.C.; The Rosh type in wedge style.

Ancient Coins - Judaea .John Hyrcanus I (Yehohanan), 134 - 104 B.C.; The Rosh type in wedge style.
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The Rosh type in wedge style.John Hyrcanus I (Yehohanan), 134 - 104 B.C., with Head of Jews script (ROSH).Bronze prutah, Hendin 457, gVF, 2.23gm, 14.6mm, Jerusalem mint, obverse Hebrew inscription, Yehonanan the High Priest and Head of the Jews, surrounded by wreath; reverse double cornucopia adorned with ribbons, pomegranate between horns. this is rare issue for Hyrcanus I with the word Head, mostly it come as HBER (the Council) not ROSH (Head).
 
the coins script reads this way :
http://www.vcoins.com/en/stores/holyland/74/product/hendin_1137_not_for_sale_for_education/148832/Default.aspx 
YHO(HH)NN =(Yehonanan)
H = the
KHN = Priest
H =the
GDL = high
RO(SH)= Head
HBR= council
.H = the
YDY, short of YHWDEM= Jews
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