A BRONZE PRUTAH OF PORCIUS FESTUS IN STERLING SILVER BRACELET
Catalog:Jewelry:Coin Jewelry: stock #1294654
Year Five of the Reign of Nero; c. 58/9 CE
Obverse: NER WNO C in wreath tied at the bottom with a X.
Reverse: Palm branch surrounded by KAICAPOC and date LE (Year 5)
Coin in fine condition with natural Holy Land patina present. Set in modern sterling silver bracelet.
Length: 20.5 cm; Weight: 16.9g
Porcius Festus succeeded Antonius Felix as procurator of Judea under the Roman Emperor Nero.
â€śWhen two years had passed, Felix was succeeded by Porcius Festus, but because Felix wanted to grant a favor to the Jews, he left Paul in prison.â€ť (Acts 24:27)