JUDAEA. First Jewish War, 66-70 C.E. AR Shekel (14.19 gms), Jerusalem Mint, Year 2 (67/8 C.E.). NGC Ch AU, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 4/5. Flan Flaw. Meshorer-193; Hendin-1358. Obverse: Omer cup; "shekel of Israel; year 2" around and above; Reverse: Three pomegranates on stem; "Jerusalem the holy" around. An iconic type, this steely gray and lustrous example features a great strike with solid centering and exhibits just a hint of light wear and handling.