Judaea AE Herod 1st (40-4 BC) Prutah NGC(Medium grade)

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Judaea AE Herod 1st (40-4 BC) Prutah NGC(Medium grade)

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  • Order Code: HEROD1ST-NGC
  • Grade/Condition: (Medium grade)
  • Weight/Dimensions: 43 g | 3.4 x 2.4 x 0.4
  • Metal: Bronze
  • Obverse: Anchor
  • Reverse: Double cornucopia
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In 40 BCE, Herod the Great as crowned ”King of the Jews“ by the Roman Senate. A great builder, Herod expanded the Second Temple in Jerusalem, of which only the famed Western Wall remains. He also allegedly presided over the ”Massacre of the Innocents,“ in