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Lot 1756A    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Biblical & Jewish Coins

Estimate $100
SOLD $80

PALESTINE, Judaea, Hasmonean king Mattathias Antigonus, (40-37 B.C.), AE 19, copper multiple (four) prutah, (6.938 grams), obv. single cornucopiae, inscription, 'Mattatayah the high priest', rev. wreath with partial inscription within **[BASILEOS ANTIGONOU]*, (S.6105, H.482 (35), AJC I V var. Pl.54, Meshorer 31). Off centred and weak in places, otherwise fine and rare.

See note on similar coin in our Sale 66 (lot 3472).

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