Simon Bar Kochba (sun of a star) the leader of the second Jewish revolt bronze coin – Year one of the revolt (131 AD)
This is a rare large bronze coin in excellent condition (3 cm in diameter)
What makes this coin so rare are it’s clear letters stating ‘Simon Bar Kochba Prince of Israel’
Discovered on archaeological excavations in Jerusalem.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
Shipped direct from the Holy Land.
Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities. Located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.