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Northwest Semitic Inscriptions




Bible Lands Museum Collection
Bronze Arrowhead with Inscription (Jerusalem 7/94)
778 Recto
781 Recto, inscription
779 Verso
780 Verso, inscription
BLMJ 2025 Silver Coin, with inscription "YHD," Judea, Persian (Israel 1997 Project)
154 Reverse, owl w/lily and inscription
155 Reverse, owl w/lily and inscription, rotated 90 degreesto light for inscription
156 Obverse? Blank?
BLMJ 2012 Silver Coin, with inscription "YHD," Judea, Persian, 6th-4th c. BCE
(Israel 1997 Project)
157 Obverse, bird w/wings spread and inscription
158 Reverse - lily? flame?
159 Obverse for inscription
BLMJ 2013 Inscribed Silver Coin, Judea, Persian 6th-4th c. BCE
(Israel 1997 Project)
160 Obverse, owl and inscription
161 Obverse, shot for inscription
162 Obverse, shot again for inscription, reverse light angle
163 Reverse-blank
BLMJ 2020 Silver Coin, with Inscription "YHDH," Judea, Ptolemy I 304-286 BCE
(Israel 1997 Project)
(Note: 2020 and 2021 may be reversed)
164 Reverse, portrait Ptolemy I
165 Obverse, eagle (striding eagle?) and inscription
166 Obverse, shot for inscription
BLMJ 2021 Silver Coin, with Inscription "YHDH," Judea, Ptolemy I 304-286 BCE
(Israel 1997 Project)
(Note: 2020 and 2021 may be reversed)
167 Obverse, eagle standing left and inscription
168 Obverse, shot for inscription
169 Reverse, portrait Ptolemy I