Gaza, Hadrian, Extremely Fine, SUPERP with Perfect Centering, 134/135 C.E., struck last year of Bar Kochba War

Ancient Coins - Gaza, Hadrian, Extremely Fine, SUPERP with Perfect Centering, 134/135 C.E., struck last year of Bar Kochba War
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GAZA, HADRIAN AE

Rosenberger 56, Hendin 4 - 864v, Extremely Fine, 17.7mm, 5.33 grams. 

Obverse: Inscription around bust of Hadrian to right   Reverse: Herakles, nude, standing facing,  leaning on club and holding lion's skin; legend around; date (year 195 = 134/135 C.E.) in legend. Gaza symbol in left field.

Almost a perfect coin and rare in this state of preservation. Heavyweight and thick for this type and perfect centering with a rich original patina. Truly an outstanding specimen!

Struck during the last year of the Bar Kochba revolt.

 

 

Price SKU: jbc423
US$ 265.00
  • € 227.08
  • £ 203.11
  • AUD 359.19
  • CHF 264.16
  • CAD 350.68

Rates for: 07/20/18

Ships from: United States
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