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JUDAEA. First Jewish War, A.D. 66-70. AR Shekel (14.11 gms), Year 3 (A.D. 68-69). NGC EF, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 2/5.
Hendin-662. "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 around the pomegranates, though a well centered example with a bold strike. Includes a certificate of antiquity from 'J. Oren' of 'The Old City Caesarea' in Israel dated to 1973.