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   View Categories Home > Catalog > |Roman Coins| > |Roman Provincial| > |Roman Judea & Palestina| > JD11633
Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, 161 - 180 A.D., Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem), Syria Palestina
|Roman| |Judea| |&| |Palestina|, |Marcus| |Aurelius| |and| |Lucius| |Verus,| |161| |-| |180| |A.D.,| |Aelia| |Capitolina| |(Jerusalem),| |Syria| |Palestina|, During his famous travels, Hadrian visited Judaea and initiated reconstruction of Jerusalem on the Roman model, with a temple of Jupiter replacing the Jewish Temple and restrictions on circumcision. This triggered the Bar-Kochba war, lasting three years and brutal beyond imagination. Hadrian sought to eradicate Judaism and renamed the city Aelia Capitolina, as inscribed on this rare coin.
JD11633. Bronze AE 29, Meshorer 52, SNG ANS -, Hendin -, aVF, Jerusalem mint, weight 17.46g, maximum diameter 28.7mm, die axis 0o, 161 - 180 A.D.; obverse IMP CAES ANTONINO ET VERO, laureate and draped facing busts of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus; reverse COL AEL CAP in ex, Tyche standing left, scepter in left, cornucopia in right, within tetrastyle temple with central arch; beautiful obverse, pitting on reverse; rare; SOLD











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