AE prutah of John-Hyrcanus I / Antiochus VII (135-104 BC), Ancient Judea

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Lilly / Anchor, greek inscriptions. Attractive brown patina, 15mm. 2.68 grams, Hendin-451.

John Hyrcanus I was the son of Simon Maccabaeus and hence the nephew of Judas Maccabaeus, Jonathan Maccabaeus and their siblings. He attained to his father's former offices, that of high priest and national leader (but not king).