Biblical Archaeology Review 37:2, March/April 2011

“Revolt” Coins Minted on Temple Mount

By Hershel Shanks

The Royal Stoa at the southern end of Herod’s Temple Mount was “a structure more noteworthy than any under the sun,” according to Josephus. And when the First Jewish Revolt broke out in 66 C.E., this magnificent building became a hub for rebel coin minting
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