Pontius Pilatus

 

Pontius Pilatus

Procurator of Judea AD 26-36
Bronze lepton, 14 mm, 1.36 gm.
Obv: IOULIA KAICAPOC
Three bound ears of barley.
Rev: TIBERIOY KAICAPOC LIS
Simpulum, a priestly sacrificial ladle.

Jerusalem, year 16 of Tiberius' reign (LIS) = 29/30 AD.

Pontius Pilate was the procurator (governor) of Judea under whose command Jesus Christ was crucified in ca. 30 AD. He was recalled to Rome after Tiberius death, Eusebius relates that he later committed suicide.

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