Widow’s Mite In Earrings

$ 119.95 $ 99.95

Old city jerusalem gifts offer our style of the Jewish widow’s mite in a SILVER earrings

Artistically decorated sterling silver 925 earrings with an authentic widow’s mite in the center of each.

The widow’s mite is a small bronze prutah (small denomination) of the Hasmonean period, first minted under Alexander Jannaeus (103-76 BC). Has a star on the front and an anchor on the back with the name of Alexander Jannaeus in Hebrew. This coin in circulation for a long period of time and was used as the small change during Jesus’ time. This is the coin that Jesus would’ve been referring to in his parable of the Widow’s Offering in Luke 21.

Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval

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