Salome Alexandra

Wood cut of a medal featuring Salome Alexandra, the last woman ruler of Judea, from Guillaume Roullle’s Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum (1553).
Salome Alexandra

A Hasmonean queen who ruled for nine years, ending with her death in 67 B.C.E.

the southern kingdom of Judah during the divided monarchy or what later became the larger province under imperial control

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