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Castulo, Hispania Ulterior, c. Late 2nd Century B.C.

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After a local princess named Himilce married Hannibal, Castulo allied with Carthage. In 213 B.C., Castulo was the site of Hasdrubal Barca's crushing victory over the Roman army with a force of roughly 40,000 Carthaginian troops plus local Iberian mercenaries. Soon after the Romans made a pact with the residents and the city became a foederati (ally) of Rome.
GB57206. Bronze AE 20, Villaronga-Benages 2149 (R6), Alvarez-Burgos 720, F, weight 5.375 g, maximum diameter 19.7 mm, die axis 135o, Castulo mint, c. 1st century B.C.; obverse diademed male head right, palm frond before; reverse bull standing right, crescent above, Iberian A variant right, KASTILO in Iberian script in ex; scarce; $36.00 (€31.32)




  



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