Ancient Judaea. First Jewish War, 66-70 C.E. AR (silver) Shekel (13.68 gms), Jerusalem Mint, Year 2 (67/8 C.E.). NGC AU, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 3/5.
Obverse: Omer cup; "shekel of Israel; year 2" around and above.
Reverse: Three pomegranates on stem; "Jerusalem the holy" around. Offering some pleasing brilliance and a well centered strike
Ref: Meshorer-193; Hendin-1358.
- AR Shekel,
- Year/Period and Variation
- First Jewish War, 66-70 C.E. Jerusalem Mint, Year 2 (67/8 C.E.)
- Precious metals
- Strike: 5/5 Surface: 3/5