Simon Bar Kokhba year 2 of the Second Jewish Revolt.
The name Kokhba in Hebrew means ‘star’. Simon Bar Kokhba was received by many of the Jews as the Messiah fulfilling the prophecy of Numbers 24:17.
This large bronze coin is in excellent condition and measures 2.3 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.