These Widow's Mite coins are from the era of the Maccabean Kindgs (135-37 BC). Though more than one type of small bronze coin was minted, his most common issue depicts an anchor and a star. These are some of the earliest examples of the famed Widow's Mite coin.
The Widow's Mite is a popular ancient coin with incredible Biblical significance. The Parable of the Widow's Mite is mentioned in Mark 12:41-44 and Luke 21:1-4, depicting a poor widow giving all she had to help others. This museum-quality piece is over 2,000 years old and in excellent condition. NGC Certified, this piece is also holdered with a special Coins of the Bible label that has an image of the Last Supper! Add this significant piece of ancient and Biblical history to your collection today.
- NGC Certified
- Parable of the Widow's Mite
- Maccabean King era