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431/1 A. Plautius
A.Plautius. Republic: AR Denarius.. 55 B.C. (3.71g, 18.8mm, 5 h). Obv: . Turreted head of Cybele right, A PLAVTIVS before, AED CVR S C behind. Rev: BACCHIVS, IVDAEVS, kneeling figure facing right with palm branch in left hand, camel behind. Crawford 431/1. Hendin 1443, Plautia 13

This coin is historic in that it probably references Romeís first involvement in Judaea, and the supplicant on the reverse may very well be Aristobulus.
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Album name:Lucas H / Roman Republic
File Size:38 KB
Date added:Dec 13, 2013
Dimensions:651 x 335 pixels
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Jay GT4  [Dec 13, 2013 at 06:13 PM]
Great obverse!
hill132  [Dec 14, 2013 at 03:43 AM]
Very nice!
quadrans  [Dec 15, 2013 at 04:46 AM]
Ohh very nice, Cybele portret are fantastic..
Nemonater  [Dec 16, 2013 at 02:18 AM]
Perfect centering and above average portrait, very nice!