Half Shekel Coin Ring
The Half Shekel Coin ring, uses an exact replica of the coin gifted to the Temple annually by worshippers. It was found during the sifting of archaeological debris, an activity constantly being conducted by the City of David. The design features a frond edged with three pomegranates and the words "Holy Jerusalem" surrounding it.
The other side reveals its use during the first year of the revolt against the Romans by way of the letter "Aleph" inscribed above a chalice.
Dimensions: 2.5 cm diameter
U.S standard size 7
About the Artist
City of David products seeks to promote the beautiful and historic elements of one of the oldest cities in the world. In connection with the preserved city and excavation projects, The City of David Store offers replicas of archeological findings, giving customers the thrilling chance to take home a piece of history.Their products bring biblical figures to life and echo with the true ancient ring of the days of old.