Nerva AE Sestertius. 97 AD. IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P COS III P P, laureate head right / FISCI IVDAICI CALVMNIA SVBLATA S C, palm tree with twelve branches & two bunches of dates. Cohen 57, BMX 105
In the reign of Roman Emperor Nerva’s first year he put and end to the Fisci Iudaici Calumnia (The Insult of the Jewish Tax Removed). This coin was struck to commemorate the abolishment of the Jewish Tax by Nerva. The tax was initially imposed by Roman Emperor Vespasian as one of the measures against Jews as a result of the first Roman-Jewish war of 66–73 AD.
Stamped with the word copy
Copper plated lead-free pewter, made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.