Auction No. 43

Lot 29


Opening $1,200
Estimate $1,500 - $3,000
Sold for $1,200

Judaea, Bar Kokhba Revolt. Æ Small Bronze (4.61 18MM g), 132-135 CE. Undated, attributed to year 3 (134/5 CE). 'Eleazar the priest' (Paleo-Hebrew), seven-branched palm tree with two bunches of dates. Reverse: 'For the freedom of Jerusalem' (Paleo-Hebrew), bunch of grapes with branch and small leaf. Hendin 1438; Mildenberg 155 (O4/R4); TJC 300. Scarce. Extremely fine.

Ancient Jewish Coins