Donald Trump’s face will feature on Israeli coin marking 70th anniversary of Israel independence, following decision to move US embassy to Jerusalem
- Celebratory coin has President Trump’s face side by side with head of King Cyrus
- The biblical character allowed the Jews to return to Jerusalem 2,500 years ago
- Makers of coin Mikdash Educational Center liken Trump to saviour from bible
It depicts the US President alongside the biblical King Cyrus, who allowed the Jews to return to Jerusalem 2,500 years ago.
The coin, which cannot be used as currency, is also a token of gratitude for Mr Trump’s decision to move the US embassy from to Jerusalem, KOBI reported.
The celebratory coin has Donald Trump’s face alongside the biblical King Cyrus, who allowed the Jews to return to Jerusalem 2,500 years ago
‘President Trump is starting a prophetic process by moving the American Embassy to Jerusalem,’ claimed a representative from the company producing the coins
Nonprofit organisation The Mikdash Educational Center has made 1,000 of the half-shekel celebratory coins.
The standard version, made from pewter and plated with silver, will be sold for £36.
There is also a limited series of gold-plated coins which will sell for £52.