, Bar Kochba Revolt, 132 - 135 A.D.
In 134, the Romans captured Jerusalem. Simon bar Kokhba was killed in 135, at Betar, a fortress where he had taken refuge. Jerusalem, largely destroyed, was renamed . VI Ferrata rebuilt the legionary fortress in the city and constructed a Roman temple at Golgotha. An to was erected on the site of the Temple in Jerusalem. Although, resistance continued in Galilee, the Jewish diaspora began as Emperor barred Jews from Jerusalem and had survivors of the massacre dispersed across the Roman Empire. Many were sold into slavery. The Jews remained scattered without a homeland for close to two millennia.JD84994. Bronze AE 26, 77; 530; p. 307, 38; 1408a; 259b, F, , small edge crack, porous, 7.954 g, maximum 25.6 mm, 180o, year 2 (133 - 134 A.D.); seven branched tree with two bunches of dates, : "Shimon" flanking trunk; : "Year 2 of the freedom of Israel", five-lobed vine-leaf, hanging from tendril; $250.00 (Ä222.50)
, Bar Kochba War, 132 - 135 A.D.
These coins are usually on earlier or drachms. Traces of the are present on the of dots.SH28931. Silver zuz,
1416, EF, 3.313 g, maximum 18.9 mm, 0o, Judaean mint, undated year 3, 134 - 135 A.D.; Shim'on (in Hebrew) within of thin branches wrapped around eight almonds, at the top, tendrils at the bottom; For the freedom of Jerusalem (in Hebrew), palm-branch; ; SOLD
, Bar Kokhba Revolt, 132 - 135 A.D.
These coins are usually on earlier or drachms. Traces of the and are visible on the .SH63938. Silver zuz,
p. 255, 161 (O21/R81); 1433; TJC 285. AJC II 275, 68; on a Roman or of (?), VF, 3.484 g, maximum 18.6 mm, 180o, undated third year, 134 - 135 A.D.; : Simon, bunch of grapes in three lobes hanging from branch, which has a tendril to the left and a leaf to the right; of visible, 6:00 - 8:00 (GER?); : for the freedom of Jerusalem, fluted jug, on left, willow branch on right; ex Gemini; SOLD
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