"Coin of the Month" -John Hyrcanus "Lily" AE Lepton, Choice Extremely Fine, 135 - 104 B.C.E. SOLD

$800.00
SKU:
jm780
Maximum Purchase:
1 unit

COIN OF THE MONTH - JOHN (YOCHANAN) HYRCANUS AE "LILY" LEPTON

Hendin 1134, Choice Extremely Fine, 12.8mm, .82 grams

Obverse: "Yehohanan the High Priest and the Council of the Judaeans" in Paleo-Hebrew above and below palm branch

Reverse: . Lily between two grain ears, within circular beaded border

A SUPERB coin and one of the finest examples of this type, nicely centered, with a highly artistic and lovely lily! We have not seen one in a public sale approaching this quality!