The Widow’s Mite coin from Jesus time.
This denomination was lowest value Jewish coin used in Jesus time.
The Widow’s Mite coin is a small bronze prutah of Alexander Jannaeus (76-103 B.C.) from the Hasmonean Period.
1) A piece of biblical history
2) Perfect for collectors
3) A great conversation starter
4) Unique gift from Jerusalem.
This coin was used in Jesus’ time as small change, as illustrated in Jesus’ parable of the widow’s poor women offering in the Temple. Read Luke 21.
The Widow’s Mite coin is the perfect way to own a piece of biblical history. This coin is a great addition to any collection.
He looked up and saw rich people putting their gifts into the treasury; He also saw a poor widow put in two small copper coins. He said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all of them; for all of them have contributed out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty has put in all she had to live on.” (Luke 21:2-4)
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval and a nice Stand.