Prutah of Kingdom of Judaea with canopy, struck under Herod Agrippa I
Mint: Judaea (Kingdom), Jerusalem
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.86 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: canopy; inscription in Greek around
Reverse: three ears of grain.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription