Currency in Jesus time: Ancient coin of Valerius Gratus 15-17 CE.
This Biblical AE prutah coin of the Jewish Procurator Gratus under Tiberius on the Holy Land was money of the bible.
Side A: Inscritp “IOY AIA” (TIB tiberius CESAR) above wreath tied basel.
Side B: LA year 4 =17-18 CE (JULIA).
Coponuis is one one of the men who ruled on the Holy Land in the first century, when Jesus was a child in Nazareth.
And the child grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was on him. LUKE 2:40
This money of the bible was circulated under Procurator Coponuis who ruled over Judea when Jesus mother was looking for him. The Cesar in that period was Augustus.
This genuine New Testament bronze coin comes with a nice display Stand.
Shipped from Israel with certificate of authenticity by Authorized Dealer by the Israeli Antiquities Authority.