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    Awesome! Israeli student finds Crusader gold...a currency old even when it was used by the Crusaders!

    Authentic ancient coin from the First year of the Bar Kochba Revolt. Most of the text and images are clearly visible. The coin is enclosed in a thick 14ct gold setting custom crafted in Jerusalem. Coin Description: Date: 132-135 AD. Obv: Seven-branched palm tree with two bunches of dates, Hebrew legend across Rev: vine leaf on tendril, Hebrew legend "Year 1 of the redemption of Israel". History: The Bar Kokhba revolt (132–136 AD) against the Roman Empire, was the third major rebellion b...

    Girdle with Coins and Medallions, ca. 583, reassembled after discovery; Byzantine.The four medallions depicting the emperor Maurice Tiberius. Coins are stamped CONOB, indicating that they were minted in the capital city. There is also a coin of Theodosius II (r. 402–50) & four from the brief joint rule of Justin I and Justinian in 527.

    1918 BOMBAY MINT KING GEORGE V GOLD FULL SOVEREIGN COIN, Indian Gold Coins, Gold Sovereigns, Half Sovereigns, Gold Coins For Sale in London, Quality Gold Coins, 1stsovereign.co.uk

    British coins are way cooler than I thought…

    10 barber dimes AGVG plus old silver dimes by DrewsCollectibles, $36.00 #coins #barberdime #antiques

    Antique Dutch Colonial Coin, Ruby, Citrine, Silver Pendant. $399.99, via Etsy.

    Japanese coins. The 1-yen coins at the top are made of aluminum and look and feel like play money, but they are important at the supermarket. The 5-yen coins have a hole in them but no Roman number on them. The 10-yen coins resemble British 1-pence coins in color and size.

    Faience Necklace counterpoise with aegis of Sakhmet Period: New Kingdom, Ramesside. Dynasty 19–20, 1295–1070 BC, Egypt

    Sarcophagus of Horkhebit, Late Period, Dynasty 26, ca. 590 b.c. Egyptian; From Saqqara Basalt

    Perfume bottle in the shape of a hes-vase inlaid with the figure of a princess Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Akhenaten Date: ca. 1353–1336 B.C. Geography: Egypt

    Ring with device showing Shu upholding a divine bark, and in interstices the signs for "Good God," "Lord of the Two Lands," and "Menkheperre" Period: Third Intermediate Period–Late Period Dynasty: Dynasty 25-26 Date: ca. 750–650 B.C. Geography: Egypt Medium: Gold

    Necklace pendants and beads Metropolitan Museum Period: Old Babylonian Date: ca. 18th–17th century B.C. Geography: Mesopotamia, said to be from Dilbat Culture: Babylonian Medium: Gold

    Cult image of the god Ptah, Dynasty 22–early Dynasty 26 (ca. 945–600 B.C.) Egyptian Lapis lazuli H. 2 1/4 in. (5.6 cm) This statuette represents the creator god Ptah, the patron deity of Egypt's capital city, Memphis. His shrouded human form and tight-fitting cap make him quite recognizable.

    Mirror with Handle in the Form of a Hathor Emblem Period: New Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Thutmose III Date: ca. 1479–1425 B.C. Geography: Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III, Wadi D, Tomb 1. Met Museum.

    The Berlin Golden Hat (or Berliner Goldhut) is a tall, conical artifact made of hammered gold and decorated with astronomic symbols including the moon almost 3000 years old. It dates back to 1000-800 BC and may have been used as the ceremonial hat of a high priest or ruler used when worshipping the sun. It is possible that the Berliner Gold Hat was also used as a calendar: the symbols on the artefact would have permitted the determination of dates or periods in both lunar and solar calendars.

    Great earring with lapis, carnelian and either turquoise or amazonite. From the King Tut Exhibit in Seattle

    Pharao Amenhotep I.Museum Turin