Byzantine coin with Christian symbols.
“M” is the 40 follies, indicating the amount of the coin.
The famous king St Justinian who has built many Churches including the Church of Nativity were Jesus was born in Bethlehem. He also built the Church of Aya Sofia in which is located in Constantinopolis the modern Istanbul today.
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.