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Bronze foundation coin of Aelia Capitolina (Roman Jerusalem)

UnknownRoman period

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Obverse: Head of Hadrian to right, surrounded by inscription: IMP CAES TRAIANO HAD[RIANO AVG P P]

Reverse: Hadrian as founder, plowing with bull and cow, inscription: COL AEL KAPIT

Credit: Gift of Josef Meyshan, Tel Aviv

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  • Title: Bronze foundation coin of Aelia Capitolina (Roman Jerusalem)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Roman period
  • Type: Coin
  • Rights: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • External Link: Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • Medium: Bronze
  • Dimensions: Diam: 22 mm; Weight: 9.56 gr; Axis: 1
  • Curator: Gitler, Haim

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