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Coin Depicting a Double Cornucopia

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

Hasmonean Dynasty (135–39 BCE)

Artist:

Palestinian or Judean

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin depicts a double cornucopia, while the back (reverse) depicts a laurel wreath with an as yet untranslated inscription.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Judean

Title

Coin Depicting a Double Cornucopia

Place

Israel (Artist's nationality)

Date

Struck 139 BCE–135 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam.: 1.5 cm (5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1405

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