Bronze Hasmonean coin of Alexander Jannaeus (103-76 B.C.)
On one side, this coin has the double cornucopia design for prosperity. This ancient symbol was taken from these coins and is used today on the 2 NIS coin.
On the other side there is a paleo-Hebrew inscription reading, “Yonatan, the high priest, and council of the Jews.” This Indicates the minting authorities.
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.