Seller: raysartifacts (248) 100%, Location: Cleveland, Ohio, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 162277252503 Diospolis (lydda) VERY RARE BIBLICAL ANCIENT LEAD TOKEN- 6TH CE 13mm..acts 9:32 that he also came down to the saints who dwelt in Lydda/Umayyad - AE Falsca. 120's AH /Countermark front/Rev: Fish Lod (Hebrew: לוֹד; Arabic: الْلُدّ al-Ludd; Greco-Latin: Lydda, Diospolis, Ancient Greek: Λύδδα / Διόσπολις - city of Zeus) is a mixed Jewish-Arab city 15 km (9.3 mi) southeast of Tel Aviv in the Center District of Israel. At the end of 2012, it had a population of 71,060 The name is derived from the Biblical city of Lod and it was a significant Judean town from the Maccabean Period to the early Christian period. By modern times the city had only retained a very small Jewish community, who were forced to leave by the 1921 Arab riots. During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War most of the city's Arab inhabitants were expelled in the 1948 Palestinian exodus from Lydda and RamleThe town was resettled by Jewish immigrants, most of them refugees from Arab countries,[alongside 1,056 Arabs who remained.[ Israel's main international airport, Ben Gurion International Airport (previously known as Lydda Airport, RAF Lydda, and Lod Airport) is located on the outskirts of the city.