Rare find: a schoolgirl finds a 2,000-year-old coin

Rare find: a schoolgirl found a 2000 year old coin

In Jerusalem, an 11-year-old girl from Petah Tikva found a coin, which is estimated to be 2,000 years old.

This is reported by the Office antiquities of Israel.

It is clarified that the ancient coin was made of pure silver.

This rare find all this time was in the ground, removed during excavations on the pilgrim's trail in the City of David …


& quot; We poured the soil onto a special grid for sifting and washing with water … Seeing something round, I thought it was a stone, but then I realized that it was a coin. My father and I showed the find to the archaeologist. He said that this is clearly ancient silver “, & mdash; said the schoolgirl.

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