A bronze prutah of Alexander Jannaeus ('widow's mite')

Ancient Coins - A bronze prutah of Alexander Jannaeus ('widow's mite')
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A bronze prutah of Alexander Jannaeus ('widow's mite'). obv: Anchor surrounded by Greek inscription [AΛEΞ]ANΔPOY BAΣIΛEΩ[Σ] (of King Alexander). Rev.: Eight pointed star within diadem; between the rays, paleo-Hebrew inscription  (Yehonatan the King).

103-76 B.C.E. 2.67 grams, 16½ mm. Cf. Ya'akov Meshorer, A Treasury of Jewish Coins (New York 2001), pl. 25 sub-group K (probably K1)

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