Jewish War Year Four AE Eight Denomination, AVF, 68/69 C.E. Nice affordable specimen with COMPLETE inscriptions!

Ancient Coins - Jewish War Year Four AE Eight Denomination, AVF, 68/69 C.E. Nice affordable specimen with COMPLETE inscriptions!
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JEWISH WAR FIRST REVOLT AE ONE EIGHTH DENOMINATION

Hendin 1369, AVF, 18.9mm, 4.57 grams, Struck year four 68/69 C.E.�

Obverse:� Chalice surrounded by inscription "To the redemption of Zion"� Reverse: Lulav (palm branch) flanked by two etrogim (citrons), inscription around "Year Four"

Nice and affordable historic coin, with COMPLETE inscriptions, struck the last year before the conquest of Jerusalem and the destruction on the Temple. This coin is inscribed "to the redemption of Zion" instead of the earlier "to the freedom", bearing a Messianic message. Evidence indicates that it was struck in a second mint under the command of Simon Bar Giora. Simon was later executed by the Romans with the downfall of Jerusalem.

Price SKU: jfr202
US$ 160.00
  • € 136.07
  • £ 121.64
  • AUD 219.80
  • CHF 152.77
  • CAD 206.78

Rates for: 09/21/18

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