JUDAEA. Bar Kokhba Revolt (AD 132-135). AR zuz (19mm, 3.07...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionJUDAEA. Bar Kokhba Revolt (AD 132-135). AR zuz (19mm, 3.07 gm, 1h). NGC MS 4/5 - 4/5, overstruck. Undated issue of Year 3 (AD 134/5). 'Simon' (Paleo-Hebrew) name within wreath of thin branches wrapped around eight almonds, medallion at top, tendrils at bottom / 'For the freedom of Jerusalem' (Paleo-Hebrew), kinnor (lyre) with three strings. Hendin 1424. TJC 272a. Overstruck on a denarius of Trajan.
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