Creator

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Period

Vespasian

Ruler

Vespasian (69-79 AD)

Mint

Caesarea Maritima

Province or Region

Judea

Metal

Bronze

Denomination

24

Weight

12.02g

Obverse Description

Head of Titus, r., laureate. ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΤΙΤΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ

Reverse Description

Trophy; crouching captive, arms tied behind back, at foot left; shield right; Around: ΙΟΥΔΑΙΑΣΕ Α ΛWΚΥΙΑΣ

Comments

Inscription reads "Judea Capta." Issued to celebrate defeat of Jewish insurgents.

Publisher

Pepperdine University Libraries

Digital Collection

The John Wilson Coin Collection - Ancient Coins of the Holy Land

Credit Line

The John Wilson Coin Collection - Ancient Coins of the Holy Land [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives

Document Type

Article

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