ALEXANDER JANNAEUS AE WIDOW'S MITE / PRUTAH
Hendin 1153, 13.2mm, 1.54 grams, Struck Circa. 103 - 76 B.C.E.
Obverse: Aramaic legend around star within border of dots
Reverse: Anchor within circle, Greek inscription around
An attractive and very interesting example that shows how the flans were made! One stone with channels in incuse was placed on another with the liquid metal flowing between. Here a misalignnment, shows us both sides of the flan molds used to create the flan.