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The First Jewish Revolt, 66 - 70 A.D.
On 9 June 68, the Roman Emperor Nero committed suicide four miles outside Rome. He was deserted by the Praetorian Guard and then stabbed himself in the throat.
SH48298. Silver shekel
, Meshorer TJC
202a, VF, toned
, Jerusalem mint, weight
13.250g, maximum diameter
23.1mm, die axis
, year 3, 68 - 69 A.D.; obverse
"Shekel of Israel" in Hebrew, Omer cup
with pearled rim, date above (year 3); reverse
stem with three pomegranates, "Jerusalem the Holy" in Hebrew around; SOLD
Catalog current as of Friday, April 19, 2019.
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