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Starting price: 1'800 USD
Price realized: 4'800 USD
JUDAEA. First Jewish War, A.D. 66-70. AR Shekel (13.13 gms), Year 2 (A.D. 67-68). NGC EF, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 2/5. Light smoothing.
Hendin-659. "Shekel of Israel" (in Hebrew), Omer cup with pearled rim, date above; Reverse: "Jerusalem the Holy" (in Hebrew), branch with three pomegranates. Some mild porosity, light field smoothing. Good strike and centering. Includes a certificate of antiquity from 'J. Oren' of 'The Old City Caesarea' in Israel dated to 1973.