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Numismatics
Ruler: John Hyrcanus
Mint: Judaea

Coin of John Hyrcanus from Judaea

135–104 B.C.

Copper

2.14 g, 6:00, 15.1 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Charles C. Torrey
2001.87.11220
Geography: 
Made in Judaea
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Jewish
Period: 
2nd century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Charles C. Torrey, to 1950; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1950–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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