RRC 422/1b (2151) - UCD Digital Library

RRC 422/1b (2151)

In collection UCD Classical Museum : Roman Republican Coins

Origin information
Rome, Latium (Roman Republic) : M. Aemilius Scaurus and P. Plautius Hypsaeus
Date created:
Type of resource
three dimensional object
still image
Physical description
1 coin (Silver) ; Diameter:
18 mm ; Weight:
3.99 g
Axis: 12
Material: Metal (Silver)  
Condition: Worn
Ancient genuine
Mint
Rome, Latium
Other identifier
Card no. 133
Obverse legend
[M.SCAVR AED.]CVR [EX] SC [REX] ARETAS
Obverse type
Aretas III of Nabataea kneeling in supplication r., holding reins of camel standing r. in l. hand, olive branch in r. hand; dotted border.
Reverse legend
P.HYPSAE AED.CVR C.HYPSAE.CO[S] PREIVE [CAPTV]
Reverse type
Jupiter driving quadriga l., holding reins in l. hand, hurling thunderbolt with r. hand; dotted border.
Date of origin
58 BC
Comparanda
Roman Republican Coinage (Crawford 1974) no. 422/1b
Genre
Coin   linked data (nomisma)
Subject
Coins, Roman   linked data (lcsh)
Aretas III of Nabataea
Rome, Latium   linked data (pleiades)
Denomination
Denarius   nomisma
Location
University College, Dublin. University College, Dublin. Classical Museum. Roman Republican Coins. UCD number 2151 http://dx.doi.org/10.7925/drs1.ucdclm_162
Funding
UCD Seed Funding Award 2012 (to Dr Philip de Souza).
Funding
UCD College of Arts and Celtic Studies Research Project / Initiative Scheme 2013 (to Dr Jo Day).

Record source
Metadata creation date: 2014-04-02 — Record has been transformed into NUDS and MODS XML formats from XML metadata exported from the UCD Classical Museum's collection management database (FilemakerPro XML). Original descriptive metadata created 2013-11-05 by NLW.

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