Ancient Jewish coins discovered in Israel are a very important tool to understand the Jewish history in the land by reading what was printed on each coin. Read More...
Bronze coins from the Maccabees war have the inscription of Jonathan is the Council of the Jews. By reading this coin we can understand the Jewish mind set of unhappiness living with unclean High Priests and they have made their mind up to fight the Romans and clean the Second temple and have a clean Priest.
According to their ability they gave to the treasury for the work 61,000 gold drachmas and 5,000 silver minas and 100 priestly garments. (Ezra 2:69)
Same as in the first and second Jewish Revolts, the coins were script to free the holy Jerusalem.
Simon Bar Kochba’s name was written on the Revolt coin. People used their coins for the regional news. It was the only tool can live for long and have a clear few words to motivate encourage and bring understanding about what was going on in this areas.
Authentic artifacts that come with a certificate of authenticity from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA).