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One side of the 133 AD coin includes a depiction of a date palm with the name “Shimon” in ancient Hebrew, an apparent reference to Shimon Bar Kokhba, the leader of the eponymous revolt

ALGEMEINER Archeologists Find Ancient Hebrew Coin Dated to Jewish Rebellion Against Rome: ‘Year Two of the Freedom of Israel’ January 18, 2023 An ancient Hebrew coin minted during a Jewish rebellion against Roman rule in Judea has been found during … Continue reading

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