Israeli archaeologists discover rare 2,200-year-old gold coin

Archaeologists say they have uncovered the heaviest and most valuable gold coin ever found in Israel. The 2,200-year-old coin weighs an ounce (28 grams) and was found at the Tel Kedesh site near the Lebanon border on June 22, according to Wednesday’s statement from the antiquities authority. It said this coin is six times the weight of most others from that era.


Readers found more information by searching for:

You might also like:

Related Posts