The “Widow’s Mite” is a genuine 2,000-year-old coin that was used in the
Holy Land at the time of Jesus and is mentioned in the Bible. Due to
its connection to Jesus and the Bible, it is one of the most famous
ancient coins. The story of the Widow’s Mite is told in Mark 12:41-44.
Jesus observed people giving money to the treasury and noted that a poor
widow who gave two small bronze lept..