Day: June 20, 2016

Ancient silver coin hoard found in Israel features pieces from the city of Tyre

COIN WORLD | By Jeff Starck, Coin World | June 10, 2016 A small cache of silver coins recently found in Israel offers a fascinating look into life during the second century B.C. The hoard contains 16 silver shekels and half-shekels (tetradrachms and didrachms) that were minted in the city of Tyre and bear the images of […]

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