Hasmonean/Maccabean Jewish Coins
Bronze coins lepton or half lepton Minted by the Hasmoneans in the 1st century before Christ. (164 – 37 B.C. Read More...
The Hasmonean dynasty was a ruling dynasty of Judea and surrounding regions during classical antiquity. The Hasmonean period ran from 167 to 37 B.C during which time the Second Temple in Jerusalem was constructed. Hanukkah was instituted after the Temple purity was violated by the Samaritans and required 8 days of oil to be cleansed.
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An ancient Hasmonean or Maccabean artifact is an excellent gift to bless friends or family, and the perfect conversation starter to tell Bible stories from the Holy Land. These meaningful artifacts capture personal experiences from the times and carry them back with you.
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