Prutah of Kingdom of Judaea with canopy, struck under Herod Agrippa I
Mint: Judaea (Kingdom), Jerusalem
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Canopy or umbrella.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Three ears of corn springing out of two stylized leaves.
L.(Greek letter) (“Year 6”)
Struck under Agrippa I.
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