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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Medals, Tokens, Orders and Decorations and Paper Money

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    V OKI t C iUNS 1100 t Ills V P K ItXJVuan lOSM Temple of Heaven Rv Panda reel in 1116 mg I on grid held denomination below Y 191 Brilliant I ncircu lated 750 S00 IIUI CHIN V P R 100 Yuan 1989 Temple of Heaven Rv Panda reclin 1117 ing I on grid held denomination below Y 191 Brilliant I ncircu lated 750 800 1102 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1990 Temple of Heaven Rv Panda r climb 1118 ing rock value below Y 242 Brilliant Cncircu


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    THE TEMPLE MOUNT SIFTING PROJECT

    09/25/2016

    THE Temple MOUNT SIFTING PROJECT http www coinbooks org esylum_v19n39a33 html Jere Bacharach our second E Sylum email subscriber forwarded this blog article about the Temple Mount Sifting Project Thanks Editor About the Project The Temple Mount Sifting Project is under the auspices of Bar Ilan University The sifting is funded and operated by the Ir David Foundation with th


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Medals, Tokens, Orders and Decorations and Paper Money

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    RLi Coins A LARGE OFFERING OF CHINESE GOLD PANDA BULLION COINS MOSTLY ONE OUNCE PIECES 1 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1984 Temple of Heaven Rv Panda lounging r holding bamboo Y 77 Brilliant Uncirculated 750 800 8 CHINA P R 1 00 Yuan 1985 Temple of Heaven Rv Panda swing ing 1 from branch Y 84 Brilliant Uncirculated 750 800 9 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1985 Temple of Heaven Rv Panda swing ing 1 from branch Y 84 Brilliant Uncirculated 750 800 10 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1985 Temple of Heaven Rv Pand


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Medals, Tokens, Orders and Decorations and Paper Money

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    ORLi Coins 30 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1993 Temple of Heaven within circle Rv 1144 Panda seated 1 on rock Y 614 Brilliant Uncirculated 750 800 31 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1993 Temple of Heaven within circle Rv Panda seated 1 on rock Y 614 Brilliant Uncirculated 750 800 1145 32 CHINA P R 100 Yuan 1994 Temple of Heaven within circle Rv Panda seated r chewing bamboo shoots Y 435 Brilliant Uncircu lated 750 800 1146 33 CHIN


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    MORE ON THE MULTI-$BILLION TREASURE DISCOVERED IN INDIA

    07/10/2011

    MORE ON THE MULTI BILLION TREASURE DISCOVERED IN INDIA http www coinbooks org esylum_v14n28a20 html Back to top Nick Graver forwarded this article from The New York Times on the recently announced treasure hoard in India Thanks Editor A court ordered search of vaults beneath a south Indian Temple has unearthed gold jewels and statues worth an estimated 22 billion government officials said Monday The treasure trove at the 16th century Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is widely believed to be the largest find of its kind in India catching officials in the state of Kerala by surprise and forcing the government to send two dozen police officers to the previously unguarded shrine for round


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2007 Numismatics Periodicals

    TABLE 5 Details of coins found in excavation site type CCI no comments Braughing Herts D 63 0199 excavation Cirencester Gloucs B 61 0204 exc at basilica site 1961 CIR 61 sf 210 Dorchester Oxon A exc allotment site Harlow Essex A 62 0021 Temple excavation 1962 A 67 0134 temple excavation 1966 A 85 0109 temple exc HT 85 sf 286 A 90 0350 temple exc HT 85 sr 845 A 90 0428 temple exc HT 87 sf 1082 A 90 0469 temple exc HT 87 sf 1169 A 90 0477 temple exc HT 87 sf 1193 A 90 0530 temple exc HT 87 sf 1304 B 67 0 35 temple excavation 1967 C 62 0020 temple excavation 1 962 C 67 0133 temple excavation 1966 C 73 0293 exc at Holbro


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    The Numismatist, March 2016

    3/1/2016

    immediately came across the Triumphal Arch erected to Titus the emperor who dedicated the Colosseum and destroyed Jeru salem during the Jewish Revolt As I continued walking I passed the gigantic Basilica of Constan tine originally Maxentius with its three 130 foot high groin vaults crossed arches To my left was the home of the Vestal Virgins and just in front of its entrance was the Temple of Vesta 4 The temple was built to resemble the thatched hut built upon that spot at Rome s beginning Augustus re placed the original wooden struc ture which had been destroyed by a flood with one of marble I found the coin in my pouch that showed this temple a gold aureus of Vespasian As I men tioned he was the first Flavian emperor and started building the Colosseum funding the p


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2013 Numismatics Periodicals

    UNIDENTIFIED PROTOTYPES OF BRITISH CELTIC COINS 11 Figs 15 16 Verica s Temple type and a potential prototype 15 Verica silver minim obverse depicting temple reproduced x 2 ABC 1316 Chris Rudd List 139 no 26 16 The author Mark Antony denarius reverse depict ing temple and solar disk reproduced xl 5 RRC 496 1 BM CM 1867 0101 1 130 The Trustees of the British Museum ceeding from the part to the whole or from the central element to the wider contex


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    Public and mail auction sale : 1977 convention of international numismatics ... [06/17-18/1977]



    s covered and lined with purple velvet the interior having fitted depressions for the eleven coins in the set The top and sides of the case are covered with elaborate Gold and Silver filigree work made to an extremely high standard In the center of the lid is a Gold presentation plaque surrounded by a Gold wreath The plaque is engraved A la Exma Sefiora Da Maria P de Forster Francisca Temple de Ajuria Casa de Moneda de Mexico 1879 which translates to To Her Excellency Mrs Maria P Forster Francisca Temple Ajuria Mexico City Mint 1879 This set was a government gift from the wife of the director and lessee of the Mexico City Mint to the wife of the United States Ambassador to Mexico We quote from a letter of 1964 from the preeminent Mexican numismatic historian Dr Albert


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    GOLDBERG ANCIENT JEWISH COINS 2017 NYINC SALE

    12/18/2016

    dinary Collection of Ancient Jewish Coins to be Auctioned at New York Waldorf Astoria Hotel on January 10 One of the most extensive collections of extraordinary high quality ancient Jewish coins assembled by a Long Island Doctor over two decades will be auctioned at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on January 10th Included are a remarkable number 45 of extremely rare silver coins picturing the Holy Temple in Jerusalem minted just 60 years after the Temple had been destroyed in 70 CE Each of these museum quality approximately quarter dollar size silver coins pictures the interior of the Temple including the Ark of the Covenant surrounded by columns usually with a star above thought to refer to the Jewish leader Simon Bar Kochba Simon Son of the Star who was proclaimed the Messiah by Rabbi Ak


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    The Shekel, vol. 11, no. 6 (November-December 1978)

    /1978

    anger was permissable and appears to have been practiced during the Babylonian captivity though it was considered an abomination Money changers did pay interest on money left with them as can be seen in this quote from Matthew Thou oughtest therefore to have put my money to the eaefungers and then at my coming I should have received mine own with usury Matthew indicates that Jesus went Into the Temple of God and cast out all them that sold aod bought in the temple Matthew 21 13 This same event is paraphrased in Mark where another detail is added And he would not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through the temple Mark 11 16 The third reference to this event is contained m John where greater insight is given indicating that it was Passover and that Jesus drove them nil those


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    The Augur, Vol. 1, No. 10

    11/1/1977

    Matthew indicates that Jesus went into the Temple of God and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple Matthew 21 13 This same event is paraphrased in Mark where another detail is added And he would not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through the temple Mark 11 16 The third reference to this event is contained in John where greater insight is given indicating that it was Passover and that Jesus drove them all th


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    Harper's Weekly

    /1878 Numismatics; Periodicals

    Supplement Settkmjbeh 28 1878 raw HTn in i i Airy white gown Mill y t Up full Sir TiiuiildV and Drily drove Jo JvA digni fied I it la the tall rvllts dt again half senile tin 1 iuiiu mill Ur Temple was ob liirol u make A dive In fore It diwippeured t nniK Uri Ash bury s iuIuiiiIbou gray yi take walk on tta trach In llw mrly morning Ui 4 K lU f Vm I hsvo f r but if you po fi r mo nn Milizing th j bvocts I ill go toward B ur Why nnt go tel ree good anil Take catv Dolly sj irsuu hl g brr airier arid placing birr juuulh Inwsdc Uw Rule brown or lie


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    Pesonal Tokens and Medals of American Numismatists

    4/7/2017 [Numismatics Tokens Medals]

    y Balsa 125 x 62 mm 5 5 mm high names V Balsa 127 x 62 mm 4 5 mm high names One Wooden Dollar from GEORGE MAMIE BOBBY PARFET Temple PENNSYLVANIA Series IV 1970 A warm and friendly greeting from the MUSHROOM CAPITAL TEMPLE PENNSYLVANIA V Balsa 128 x 77 mm AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR from GEORGE MAMIE AND BOBBY PARFET Temple Pennsylvania Series V 1971 Wishing you All the Blessings of Christmas V Balsa 125 x 76 mm Announcing the Arrival of ANGELA TAE STACKHOUSE 7 lb 10 o


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    The Shekel, vol. 24, no. 1 (January-February 1991)

    /1991

    The Temple Mount State Medal 5742 1 982 Reverse A reconstructed three dimensional map of Jerusalem discovered in the floor mosaic of a 6th century church ruin Jerusalem and her walls are shown together with the spires and representative buildings The Temple Mount area is seen on the upper part of the map The legend Jerusalem in Hebrew and English This strictly speaking was the Second Temple Bu


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    American Numismatic Society Magazine: 2012, Issue 1

    3/1/2012 Numismatics Periodicals

    Facing page Marble bust of Faustina the Elder Antonine period ca AD 138 141 Italy Royal Ontario Museum THE Temple OF FAUSTINA Martin Beckmann Modern visitors to the Roman Forum are often struck by an odd sight just across from the house of the Vestal Virgins a church with a Baroque facade nestled into the cella of a Roman temple figs 8 and 10 It is in fact the best preserved temple in the Roman Forum constructed in the name of Faustina the Elder wife of Antoninus Pius Faustina died in the year 140 at


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    The Shekel, vol. 41, no. 6 (November-December 2008)

    /2008

    Land In 830 B C E to permanently replace the Tabernacle Solomon began construction of the First Temple in Jerusalem According to biblical accounts its construction was a tremendous undertaking requiring the services of 10 000 woodcutters in Lebanon 80 000 stonecutters 70 000 porters moving building materials to the site and 3 300 supervisors I Kings 5 29 By 823 B C E the First Temple was completed and formed a religious social and judicial center for the Israelite nation Authorities


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    The Augur, Vol. 1, No. 5

    6/1/1977

    ce depicted on the shekels appears but the symbol on the reverse is new in Hebrew coinage a bundle of twigs lulab and two citrons ethrogim The lulab and ethrog were carried in procession round the altar on the festival of Tabernacles while supplicating for rain Rain obviously was most important for the Jews in antiquity who were predominantly farmers This was the only procession at the Temple at which laymen also took part I would therefore suggest that Bar Giora who had to encamp outside the Temple enclosure stressed on his coins the fact that the functions in the Temple were not exclusively a prerogative of the priests It stresses the importance of layment even in the domian of Temple worship In the synagogue already an important part of Israelite life in that period the par


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    COINSWEEKLY ARTICLE SPURS CLEANUP OF GREEK TEMPLE SITE

    04/22/2012

    COINSWEEKLY ARTICLE SPURS CLEANUP OF GREEK Temple SITE http www coinbooks org esylum_v15n17a17 html Back to top Can a blog change the world Maybe a small piece of it An earlier article in CoinsWeekly stirred Greek officials into action finally allowing local activists to perform a much needed cleanup on an ancient temple site unearthed in 2000 in the city of Thessaloniki Congratulations Editor A short time ago we reported in Coin


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    American Journal of Numismatics (Second Series), Vol. 19

    1/1/2007 ANS

    Generated on 2015 12 31 19 35 GMT http hdl handle net 2027 inu 30000122949880 Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike http www hathitrust Org access_use cc by nc sa 4 0 47 The Gold Coinage of Trajan Dated COS V Series 4 The Octastylc Temple Reverses I would argue that the consistent and imequivocal attributes of Jupiter that appear elsewhere in the minter s cache of punches as revealed by the die study raise new possibilities for understanding this temple Another reverse type of an octastyle temple also appearing in bronze issues of the COS V period with specimens at BMC 863 866 and 958 may be more useful as a comparandum than


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 158

    1/1/1967

    Classification of Carolingian Coins 15 may add that the highly distinctive style of the Temple with an elongated cross and the epigraphy of the inscription XAURELIANIS which Charles the Bald struck at Orleans cat 945 corresponds so closely with the style of some Christiana Religio denarii that Orleans too can unhesitatingly be identified In another essay we have examined still another means of identification the mules and hybrids of the Carohngian series which add to the list of


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. 100th Buy or Bid Sale



    601 DIVUS MAXIMIANUS HERACLIUS Died 310 AD Follis struck by his son Maxentius 306 312 AD Ostia 310 312 AD Officina P 1 5 57g RIC 25 R2 C 14 6Fr OBV DIVO MAXIMIANO PATRI MAXENTIVS AVG Veiled head right RX AETERNA MEMORIA MOSTP Six columned Temple right door ajar EF VF 250 602 DIVUS MAXIMIANUS HERACLIUS Died 310 AD Follis struck by his son Maxentius 306 312 AD Ostia 310 312 AD Officina T 3 6 33g RIC 26 R officina T cited only from Voetter s Gerin catalogue C 17 15Fr citing Gneechi OBV IMP MAXENTIVS DIVO MAXIMIANO PATRI Veiled head right RX AETERNA MEMORIA MOSTT Domed six columned shrine shields on and above doors


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    The Shekel, vol. 23, no. 6 (November-December 1990)

    /1990

    Comments on the Second Temple by Ralph L Fusco For some time I have had a desire to know what the 2nd Temple looked like My most recent acquisition a silver tetradrachm stuck during Bar Kokhba Revolt not only shows the facade of a temple but carries with it a remarkable history One of the most violent periods in ancient history that shook the whole Roman world was the period of the Bar Hokhba Revolt The origin of the Rev


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. 105th Buy or Bid Sale



    uileia 307 310 AD 6 73g Officina P 1 OBV DIVO CONSTANTIO AVG Veiled head right RX MEMORIA DIVI CONSTANTI AQP Eagle atop altar enclosure RIC 127 corr s Mint State 225 550 DIVUS CONSTANTIUS I Died 306 AD Follis struck by Maxentius 306 312 AD Ostia 309 312 AD 7 07g Officina S 2 OBV IMP MAXENTIVS DIVO CONSTANTIO ADFINI Veiled head right RX AETERNA MEMORIA MOSTS Domed six columned Temple RIC 29 R2 C 2 8 Fr Very rare RIC cites Officina S only from Voetter s Gerin catalogue Mint State EF 300 551 GALERIUS as Caesar 293 305 AD Follis Lugdunum c 301 3 AD 9 83g RIC VI 1 64b Mint State 220 552 GALERIUS as Caesar 293 305 AD Follis Siscia c 301 AD RIC 135b r EF 110 553 GALERIUS as Caesar 293 305 AD Follis Heraclea c 297 298 AD RIC 20b A EF 110 554 GALERIUS as


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    The Numismatist, November 1985

    11/1/1985 ANA Numismatist

    plagued other large cities Visitors are overwhelmed by the cleanli ness of Salt Lake and are astounded that pedestrians can stroll without fear along relatively crime free streets even late in to the evening One of the nation s most beautiful and fastest growing cities Salt Lake City of fers much in the way of sightseeing and entertainment Located in the very heart of the city is ten acre Temple Square symbolic center of the Mormon religion and site of the famous Mormon Temple and Tabernacle The Temple with its im pressive granite spires is not open to tour ists but visitors are welcome in the Tab ernacle where the world renowned Mor mon Tabernacle Choir performs twice weekly Elsewhere in Temple Square vari ous monuments to Mormon pioneers dot the landscape and two visitor c


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    Harper's Weekly

    7/1/1897 Numismatics; Periodicals

    for my heart turns to cold water at the thought I shall have to climb up from the other valley so that I pass not the place and then perhaps with tire holy cross on my breast and the cross in my hand I shall go unhurt But what was it Dimitri saw asked Mitsos It was this way said Father Zervas who was grow ing a little more collected as they attained a greater dis tance from the Temple One evening a spring evening as it mightbe to day Dimitri of our village whom I know was driving iris sheep down from the hill above the tem ple where the beacon will be aud being later than he knew the sun had set ere lie came down to where the temple stands and as he could not drive the sheep in the dark down the glen he bethought himself to encamp there for the night was warm an


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    MORE ON THE 1864 BOSTON MASONIC TEMPLE HALF DOLLAR

    01/18/2015

    MORE ON THE 1864 BOSTON MASONIC Temple HALF DOLLAR http www coinbooks org esylum_v18n03a21 html Back in June we published an article by Len Augsburger on the rare 1864 Boston Masonic Temple Half Dollar A different example with different obverse engraving will be offered in the Stack 39 s Bowers New York Americana Sale Here 39 s a blog post from the Stack 39 s Bowers site by Greg Cohen Editor The description penned by J


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 168th Buy or Bid Sale



    inople 1 28g DOC Sear 2515 LPC p 170 3 Obv St Demetrius standing Rx No legend bust of John Ex Despot Collection LHS 97 10 May 2006 lot 350 1 not pictured Fine 600 ROMAN CISTOPHORIC TETRADRACHM 367 CLAUDIUS I 41 54 AD Cistophoric Tetradrachm Ephesus 10 74g RPC 2221 BM 228 RIC 120 C 3 30 Fr Obv Tl CLAVD CAES AVG Bare head I with countermark of Vespasian Rx Temple with two columns inscribed ROM ET AVG enclosing figure of Augustus crowned by female figure holding cornucopia in field COM ASI Rare with countermark of Vespasian RPC 2221 records only two such countermarked specimens in Munich and Vienna VF 1400 368 CLAUDIUS I AND AGRIPPINA II Died 54 AD Cistophoric Tetradrachm Ephesus 51 AD ll OOg RPC 2224 RIC 119 BM 231 Obv Tl CLAVD CAES A


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    ANS Museum Notes, vols. 18-19

    /1972

    30 THOMAS DREW BEAR Digitized by in Lydia is shown with four columns under Antoninus Pius Plate X 1 SNGoonAulock Lydien 2963 and six under Trajan Decius Plate X 2 SNGvonAulock Lydien 2970 Contrary to what has sometimes been believed it was not technical difficulties which compelled die engravers to depict on their coins Temple facades with fewer columns than actually existed Even the very largest temple could be represented accurately on the smallest flan A coin of Tarsus struck under Marcus Aurelius Plate XI 3 BMCLycaonia pi 34 no 11 correctly shows the decastyle facade of the Tomb of Sardanapalus When the number of columns possessed by a temple is reduced in its numismatic representation the reason is


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    The Shekel, vol. 42, no. 5 (September-October 2009)

    /2009

    Coin Hunting at the Center of the Universe By Robert Messing AINA LM 38 When I was Israel during Passover 2008 I spent two days at the Temple Mount Sifting Project in Jerusalem I was able to sort through artifacts that had been taken from the Temple Mount in search of coins and treasures from the past I became part of the first archaeological project that has EVER examined artifacts from the Temple Mount The story begins in October 1999 when the Islamic Wakf the Moslem trust conducted an illegal and archeologically damaging cons


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    TAMS Journal, Vol. 18, No. 3

    6/1/1978 numismatics periodicals tokens medals

    Willard s followers working in individual states Early home of Frances E Willard in Janesville Wisconsin had already introduced prohibition in Kansas and North Dakota and laid the groundwork in five other states at the time of her death in 1898 Just prior to her death Francis Willard vainly sought to save the prize handiwork of her W C T U comrade Matilda Carse feeling that the Chicago Temple was a great venture in Gods work as defined by the W C T U constitution To Matilda B Carse the Chicago Temple was a dream a well meaning but overambitious dream that flowered but quickly wilted in the financial jungle of downtown Chicago In 1883 the Chicago Y M C A board ruled that the organization s Farwell hall could no longer be used for meetings and activities of the Women s Christian


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 145th Buy or Bid Sale



    ROM ET AVG enclosing figure of Augustus crowned by female figure holding cornucopia in field COM ASI Rare with countermark of Vespasian RPC 2221 records only two such countermarked specimens in Munich and Vienna VF 3000 451 CLAUDIUS I 41 54 AD CistophoricTetradrachm 3 Denarii Ephesus 11 13g RPC 2222 BM 229 RIC 118 C 30 30 Fr Obv Tl CLAVD CAES AVG Bare head I Rx Temple with four columns enclosing cult statue of Diana of Ephesus in field DIAN EPHE About EF 3500 452 CLAUDIUS I 41 54 AD Cistophoric Tetradrachm 3 Denarii Ephesus 10 63g RPC 2222 BM 229 RIC 118 C 30 30 Fr Obv Tl CLAVD CAES AVG Bare head I Rx Temple with four columns enclosing cult statue of Diana of Ephesus in field DIAN EPHE VF 1500 453 CLAUDIUS I AND AGRIPPINA II Died 54


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    The Shekel, vol. 34, no. 5 (September-October 2001)

    /2001

    g to a temporary shortage of Cypriot 1 notes Site Significant to Jews and Sffuslims The face vignette of the P1 banknote of the Palestine Currency Board illustrates the historic Dome of the Rock which was the first great Islamic shrine and is situated on the highest point of a 30 acre almost rectangular esplanade called in Arabic al Haram al Sharif the Noble Sanctuary or Har Ha bayit the Temple Mount in Hebrew It is here that once stood the First Temple Solomon s Temple 960 587 B C and the Second Temple 538 BC 70 A D AH that remains today is the Western Wall Hebrew Ha kotel Ha maaravi or Wailing Wall which is a section of the defense rampart which encircled the Temple Court As a retaining wall a large portion of the wall is buried below ground level which may actually


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. 100th Buy or Bid Sale



    563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 six columned Temple Scarce consular obverse legend Scrape across cheek About EF Very Rare bust variant 1200 580 Another 6 0 1g VF 500 Follis Aquileia 309 AD Officina S 2 6 97g RIC 125 S C 33 lOFr OBV Consular bust right holding eagle tipped scepter CONS II in legend RX CONSERV VRB SVAE AQS Roma seated in six columned temple 581 crescent in pediment Mint State 650 Follis Rome 307 AD Offic


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    American Numismatic Society Magazine: 2012, Issue 1

    3/1/2012 Numismatics Periodicals

    Fig 2 This anepigraphic aureus dating to ca AD 143 144 shows the Temple of Diva Faustina in realistic perspective British Museum Pius 330 18 mm Fig 3 Bronze sestertius ca AD 143 144 with the legend DED1CATI0 AEDIS the dedication of the temple Paris BNF 2588 32 mm Fig 4 Aureus ca AD 150 shows the temple of Diva Faustina with additions to its structure and the legend AETERNITAS Paris BNF 833 18 mm image enlarged Fig 5 Bronze sestertius ca


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    The Bankers Magazine [vol. 45]

    /1891

    PAPER 779 ACCOMMODATION PAPER SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA Norfolk Nat Bank v Griffin et a Defendants by way of accommodation signed a promissory note in blank and delivered it to certain of the makers who filled in their names as payees Held that defendants were liable on the note as against a bona fide purchaser therepf for value Action by Norfolk National Bank against W O Temple and W J Griffin in their own right and as partners trading as Griffin Temple Wilson S Temple and W K Etheridge administrator of J R Ether idge deceased to recover on a promissory note of which the following is a copy 400 Norfolk V a March 23d 1889 Sixty days after date we jointly and severally promise to pay Griffin Temple negotia ble and payable without offset at t


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    The Numismatist, April 2016

    4/1/2016

    Ancients continued day so I went inside The mosaic floor is very decorative and three rows of marble seats line each side with a podium centered at the far end The ceiling is quite high and grated windows illuminate the in terior Four niches along the walls display statues i When I left the curia I headed for the Forum of Caesar with its Temple of Venus and then on to I the Forum of Nerva in which is lo I cated a temple to Minerva None I of my coins depict these struc tures My next destination was 0 the Forum of Vespasian known as 1 the Temple of Peace because it I features a statue of the goddess I Pax at one end 16 From my I pouch I pulled a dupondius of the I great general and emperor Trajan ID Figure 2a who is sh


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2005 Numismatics Periodicals

    GUTHRUM AND THE EARLIEST DANELAW COINAGES 37 Temple Cross and four pellets type 3 Cc ED EL R E D RE BEORNHAE Temple with double pediment Cross with pellet in each angle beaded inner circle a British Museum pre 1834 acquisition BMC II p 3 1 no 47 found at Seafield Churchyard Hawkins 1841 pp 34 pi 7 89 Haigh 1845 19 2 Doljey 1962 p 322 and pi 16 2 Dolley 1965 pi 1 1 1 40 g 21 6 gr 160 4 Dd XEDEIREI1RE fir


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    The Shekel, vol. 47, no. 1

    1/1/2014

    SYMBOLISM OF Temple OF JERUSALEM Continued also a source of solace to the lonely weak and dying Its symbolic flexibility links Christians of many denominations though they may have profound differences of faith doctrine and behavior The non specificity of symbolic objects is of great one might even say essential value in matters of religion where the very basis of faith and hence of au thenticity is veiled i


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    Catalogue of a large and varied collection of foreign copper coins, Chinese coins and medals, silver coins, war, masonic and other medals. [03/24/1885]

    NNP-AUC-FRO70-041

    0 Foreign Copper Coins 50 Temple coin Snakes and sea serpents Rev Tschen pi nari schan signifying As old as tlie largest moun tain Good rare 28 F 1027 51 Temple coin Altar and inscription Fair 18 F 1938 52 Temple coin with 8 Kwan signs on obv and 4 characters on rev Fine 24 F 1939 53 Temple coin Tjan hja tai ping or May universal peace reign under the heavens Rev Three coral branches anti sh


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 103-109

    1/1/1947

    8 THE Temple OF ARTEMIS stnicted with reasonable certainty However the details of the superstructure are still a matter of controversy Such reconstructions as have been suggested have been made largely on the basis of the sculptured pieces and other fragments of the temple now in the British Museum The most recent pro posals are admittedly based on indirect evidence on an analogy with another famous san


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    The Shekel, vol. 24, no. 1 (January-February 1991)

    /1991

    Israel s 1 6th Anniversary of Independence Coin 5724 1964 Israel Museum Jerusalem Replica of the capital and part of a pillar of the 7th of 8th century BCE found at Ramat Rachel on the outskirts of Jerusalem in the proto Aeolic Phoenician style which was introduced by foreign craftsmen engaged for the construction of theTemple of Solomon On the pillar in three lines the name Israel in Hebrew and in Arabic with the year 1 964 and its Hebrew rendering The nominal value 5 Israeli Lirot appears in Hebrew on the upper right the cave which had served as the central Jewish prayer area in Jerusalem before the Western Wall came to fill that role T he tunnel which has struck such a rich archeological lode was for t


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    The Shekel, vol. 22, no. 1 (January-February 1989)

    /1989

    means of communication and propaganda These goals can be seen in the illustrations and legends which appear on the coins of the Re volt and which became one of the high points of ancient Jewish art These coins contain depictions of utensils of the Temple ritual the chalice which appears on the Arch of Titus and the wine jug the amphora Other depictions are the four species of Succot which was then the most important festival celebrated in the Temple as was the palm tree commonly accepted as a symbol of Judea and used by the Romans to depict Judea on the coins of the Judea Capta after the suppression of the Revolt Other common plant d


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    Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. 120th Buy or Bid Sale



    TOR AAAVGGG SMB A sic Roma seated left EF 6000 430 JOVINUS 411 413 AD Siliqua Arles 1 35g RIC 1721 R C 2 20 Fr Rx RESTITVTOR REI P KONT Roma seated left on stylized cuirass EF small scrape on face 5000 Cistophoric Tetradrachms 431 CLAUDIUS I 41 54 AD Cistophoric tetradrachm Ephesus 11 09g RPC 2221 BM 228 C 3 30 Fr Obv Tl CLAVD CAES AVG Head bare I Rx COM ASI Temple with two columns inscribed ROM ET AVG enclosing statue of Augustus holding spear crowned by female figure holding cornucopia Depicts the temple of Roma and Augustus erected by the Commune of Asia at Pergamum Extremely beautiful portrait VF 750 432 CLAUDIUS I 41 54 AD Cistophoric tetradrachm Ephesus 10 44g RPC 2221 BM 228 C 3 30 Fr Obv Tl CLAVD CAES AVG Head bare I Rx COM ASI T


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    The Augur, Vol. 2, No. 5 (16)

    5/1/1978

    war was fought for national and religious freedom not unlike the revolution of Judah Maccabee 300 years before 165 1 63 B C E If we return to the primary sources of I MACCABEES and JEWISH ANTIQUITIES by Josephus we can read of the rev olutionary climate and of the role the lyre played in the national and religious life preceding Bar Kochba I Maccabees 4 54 recounts the rededication of the Temple by Judah Maccabee in 165 B C E At the very time of the year and on the very day on which the Greeks had profaned the altar it was dedicated to the sound of singing and harps and lyres and cymbals Some scholars attribute the compostion of Psalm 1 1 8 a psalm of victory to this feast of dedication It tells of a victorious procession of the people to the Temple verses 1 1 8 Significantl


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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 33, No.2

    2/1/1998 [Numismatics Numismatics Periodicals]

    RELIGIOUS MEDALS VI INDIAN Temple TOKENS AND THE MYSTERY OF 913 Bob Forrest Manchester England NI 2382 I had heard the expression temple token used quite freely over the years and indeed had often used it myself but without really knowing what it meant At the back of my mind I had vaguely imagined that these things were somehow used as a money substitute hence token in association with temple ceremonies a symbolic


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2005 Numismatics Periodicals

    26 GUTHRUM AND THE EARLIEST DANELAW COINAGES A Temple coinage in the name of Gu thrum A new piece in the jigsaw is represented by a find from c 1996 at Hoxne in Suffolk GT1 only shown at the Fitzwilliam in 2000 50 This is a striking in lead from dies for a coin of the Temple type again with a double pediment The die cutting is clear and the highly literate inscriptions read E BEL STAN REX and DVNNO MONET Note the front barred eth which is a


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1899 Numismatics Periodicals

    with the broom at his feet the white cistus covers the rock The shrubs of the scattered wood send out their scents and the goats browse upon their shoots But the path sinks gently downward winding along the basin of the lake And now the boy emerges from the wood he stands upon a knoll to rest 44 Ah sudden and fierce comes the sun and there below him in the rich hollow it strikes the Temple Diana s temple and her grove Out flame the white columns the bronze roof the white enclosing walls Piercingly white the holy and famous place shines among the olives and the fallows the sun burns upon the marble Phoebus salutes his great sister And in the waters of the lake reappear the white columns the blue waves dance around the shimmering lines the mists part above them they ris


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