Jewish War AE Eighth Shekel, Near EF, Year Four 69/70 C.E. SOLD

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JEWISH WAR - FIRST REVOLT, YEAR FOUR, EIGHTH DENOMINATION

Hendin 1369, Near Extremely Fine, a few small pits on reverse, 23.1mm !, 5.43 grams  Struck 69/70 C.E.
 
Obverse: Chalice surrounded by inscription, "to the redemption of Zion"

Reverse: Lulav flanked by an etrog on each side, "year four", around

A very SHARP example on an oversize flan with a full inscription!
 
Struck the last year before the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem in 70 C.E.