Judea, Bar Kokhba Revolt, Silver Sela

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Judaea, Second Revolt (Bar Kokhba War), 132-136 CE. Silver Sela, mint of Jerusalem, undated year 3 (134/5 CE). Obverse: ‘Shimon’ (in Palaeo-Hebrew) around the tetrastyle facade of the Temple of…
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Judaea, Second Revolt (Bar Kokhba War), 132-136 CE.

Silver Sela, mint of Jerusalem, undated year 3 (134/5 CE).

Obverse: ‘Shimon’ (in Palaeo-Hebrew) around the tetrastyle facade of the Temple of Jerusalem.
Reverse: ‘For the freedom of Jerusalem’ (in Palaeo-Hebrew) around lulav and etrog.

(Hendin 1411; Meshorer, Treasury 251 no. 267; Mildenberg 143 no. 53 (O18/R39)).

Extremely Fine. Sharp. Some evidence of undertype.

13.40g.

Specification

Period132 - 136 CE
DateYear 3 (134-135 CE)
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Sela

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Judaea

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Jerusalem

ReferencesHendin 1411; Meshorer, Treasury 251 no. 267; Mildenberg 143 no. 53 (O18/R39)
Weight13.40 g

Provenance

Ex. Samel Collection of Ancient Jewish Coins

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