|Coins - Ancient - Judaea|
|Realisation Price||1,450.00 USD|
Goldberg Auctioneers / June Pre Long Beach (#98) - 04/06/2017 / Miscellaneous - Ancient Judaean - The Bar Kokhba Revolt / Lot 1554
Judaea, Bar Kokhba Revolt. AE Small Bronze (4.22 g), 132-135 CE Choice VF (132/3 CE). 'Jerusalem' (Paleo-Hebrew), seven-branched palm tree with two bunches of dates. 'Year one of the redemption of Israel' (Paleo-Hebrew), bunch of grapes with branch and small leaf. Mildenberg 151 (O1/R5); TJC 227. Brown patina with earthen highlights. The Brody Family Collection; Purchased privately from Superior, January 1989. This small bronze denomination is linked to the silver sela and one series of large bronze denominations of the first year of the Bar Kokhba War through the use of a paleo-Hebrew legend naming Jerusalem instead of Simon bar Kokhba.