The 30 Pieces of Silver

Tyre in Phoenicia, shekel dated 126/5 BC-65/6 AD. Obv: Laureate bust of Melkart right. Rev: Eagle standing left on prow. This coin type is mentioned in Matthew 26:14-16: “Then one of the twelve, who was called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests, and said to them, ‘What will ye give me if I deliver him to you?’ And they paid him thirty pieces of silver. And from that moment he sought an opportunity to betray him.” BMC 106-7; Hendin 305. 1 coin. 14,12 g. 

Protocol no. 4487

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