"COIN OF THE MONTH" - Pontius Pilate prefect under Tiberius AE Prutah, Very RARE Variety - see notes, AEF, 30/31 C.E. SOLD

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"COIN OF THE MONTH" PONTIUS PILATE PREFECT UNDER TIBERIUS AE PRUTAH

Hendin 1342, About Extremely Fine, contrast added, 16.1mm, 1.96 grams, Struck 30/31 C.E.

Obverse: Date LIZ (backward and retrograde) within wreath

Reverse: TIBEPIOY KAICAPOC around littus

A VERY RARE Crude variety, not listed in Menorah Coin Project! The prutah is BOLDLY struck of nice style, with GREAT eye appeal!

The obverse has a combination backward and retrograde date and the reverse a partially retrograde inscription.