"COIN OF THE MONTH" - Hezekiah AR Yehud, Extremely Fine with full head, RARE!, 4th Century B.C.E. SOLD

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"COIN OF THE MONTH" - HEZEKIAH  AR YEHUD, 1/2 MA'AH

Hendin 1065, TJC 24, Extremely Fine, somewhat worn reverse die, 7.1mm, .22 grams. Struck Circa. 4th Century B.C.E., Late Persian or early Macedonian Period

Obverse: Male head to left 

Reverse: Inscription YEHEZEKIA ('YHZQYH’) below forepart of winged and horned lynx to left

A RARE type, especially with the full head! Of the five examples on acsearch only one features a full head and fetched nearly $3,000 in superb EF. This head is quite boldly struck and is very attractive in hand. Partial lettering in the periphery.