Judean bronze Lepton coin minted under Alexander Jannaeus 103-76 BC.
Reverse: Wheel with eight ray-like spokes
Custom set into a 14k yellow gold bezel pendant, measuring approximately 7/8 inch from the top of the bail to the bottom of the bezel, 5/8 inch across.
This type of coin is called a widow's mite because of a New Testament story about a poor widow who gave money to the treasury of the Jewish Temple in Jerusalem.
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