Prutah of Judaea with palm branch, struck under Porcius Festus
Mint: Judaea, Jerusalem
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 1.96 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Palm branch.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Olive wreath tied with an X.
Inscription in Greek within wreath.
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse