Ancient Coins at Sadigh Gallery

Sadigh Gallery's collection of various ancient coins from around the world. The coins range from bronze to gold!
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Ancient #HolyLand, Silver Shekel of Tyre. Of all the #Biblical references to coins, the “thirty pieces of silver,” also known as Shekel of Tyre, paid to #JudasIscariot for his betrayal of #Christ is perhaps the best known.

Ancient #HolyLand, Silver Shekel of Tyre. Of all the #Biblical references to coins, the “thirty pieces of silver,” also known as Shekel of Tyre, paid to #JudasIscariot for his betrayal of #Christ is perhaps the best known.

Silver authentic shipwreck coin from the Spanish treasure ship, the Nuestra Senora de Atocha.   Size: 1 ¼"  Date: 1622 AD  On September 6, 1622 the Spanish Treasure Ship, The Atocha was caught in a hurricane and smashed against coral reefs off Key West. Her treasure of gold, silver and gems lay beneath the waves for 360 years until their recovery by legendary Treasure Hunter Mel Fisher.

Silver authentic shipwreck coin from the Spanish treasure ship, the Nuestra Senora de Atocha. Size: 1 ¼" Date: 1622 AD On September 6, 1622 the Spanish Treasure Ship, The Atocha was caught in a hurricane and smashed against coral reefs off Key West. Her treasure of gold, silver and gems lay beneath the waves for 360 years until their recovery by legendary Treasure Hunter Mel Fisher.

Ancient coin of the Holy Land. Silver coin from the First Revolt. Chalice with inscriptions on front, the reverse with a stem with pearled bottom and three fruits.  Size: ½"  Date: 66 - 70 AD

Ancient coin of the Holy Land. Silver coin from the First Revolt. Chalice with inscriptions on front, the reverse with a stem with pearled bottom and three fruits. Size: ½" Date: 66 - 70 AD

Greek Macedonian Coin. Silver Philip II tetradrachm coin, the obverse with the head of Zeus, the reverse with a King on horseback, and inscriptions.

Greek Macedonian Coin. Silver Philip II tetradrachm coin, the obverse with the head of Zeus, the reverse with a King on horseback, and inscriptions.

Persian. 22kt gold Islamic dinars with inscriptions, prayers from the Holy Book Koran.  Size: 1/2" - 3/4"  Date: 700-900 AD

Persian. 22kt gold Islamic dinars with inscriptions, prayers from the Holy Book Koran. Size: 1/2" - 3/4" Date: 700-900 AD

#AncientGreek Gold Stater of #AlexanderTheGreat. On the obverse, the head of the Goddess, #Athena, with facial features modeled after those of Alexander. On the reverse, a beautiful #Nike holding a scepter and a victory wreath.

#AncientGreek Gold Stater of #AlexanderTheGreat. On the obverse, the head of the Goddess, #Athena, with facial features modeled after those of Alexander. On the reverse, a beautiful #Nike holding a scepter and a victory wreath.

Silver tetradrachm of Bar Kochba, in a vermeil pendant setting. The facade of the #temple in #Jerusalem with ark and scrolls on the front, lulav with inscriptions on the reverse. 132 - 133 AD

Silver tetradrachm of Bar Kochba, in a vermeil pendant setting. The facade of the #temple in #Jerusalem with ark and scrolls on the front, lulav with inscriptions on the reverse. 132 - 133 AD

Silver tetradrachm coin with Athena, the Goddess of wisdom on one side, an owl with inscriptions on the other.  Size: 1"  Date: 400 BC

Silver tetradrachm coin with Athena, the Goddess of wisdom on one side, an owl with inscriptions on the other. Size: 1" Date: 400 BC

Ancient Roman. Bronze coin with a Roman Emperor on one side, a standing nude male on the reverse.  Size: 1"  Date: 200-450 AD

Ancient Roman. Bronze coin with a Roman Emperor on one side, a standing nude male on the reverse. Size: 1" Date: 200-450 AD

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