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Ancient Coinage of Spain, Osca


Bolskan or Osca, modern Huesca in the north of Spain

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 734
Sear #29
Spain, Bolskan (Osca) AE24 Unit. ca 150-100 BC. Bearded head right; dolphin behind / "BOLSKAN" in Celt-Iberian in exergue, rider on horse right, holding spear; star behind. CNH 8, SNG BM Spain 734, SNG Copenhagen 325. TextImage
Burgos 1501
Sear #28
Osca, Spain. AR Denarius. 204-154 BC. Head right with short beard, legend resembling '*N' behind / horseman galloping right with spear, Iberian legend resembling '*PMAN' = BOLSCAN below. Burgos 1501, Villaronga 3, CNH 6. TextImage
Burgos 1509
Calvinus
Cn Domitius Calvinus Denarius. 39 BC, Osca mint. OSCA, bearded male head right / DOM COS ITER IMP, simpulum, sprinkler, axe & priest's hat. Cr532/1. TextImage
SNGCop 331Spain, Osca AE25. ca 1st Century BC. Bearded head right; '*N' = "bo n" behind / "IAKA" in Celt-Iberian in exergue, rider on horse right, holding spear; star behind. Villaronga 49.1. TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 285Augustus AE30mm of Spain, Osca. Compostus and Marullus, duoviri, after 2 BC. AVGVSTVS DIVI F PONT MAX PATER PATRIAI, laureate head right / COMPOSTO ET MARVELLO IIVIR, horseman galloping right carrying spear, V V OSCA below. TextImage
TIBERIUS
RPC 291Tiberius AE29 of Spain, Terraconensis, Osca. TI CAESAR AVGVSTVS, laureate head right / VRBS VIC OSCA D D, horseman galloping right, holding spear.TextImage
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RPC 293Tiberius AE15 of Spain, Terraconensis, Osca. M Aelius Maxumus and Q Aelius Proculus, duoviri. TI CAESAR P M, laureate head right / OSCA in wreath.TextImage
RPC 295Tiberius AE27 of Osca, Spain. Quietus & Peregrinus, duovirs. TI CAESAR AVGVSTVS, laureate head right / QVIETO ET PEREGRINO IIVIR, horseman galloping right holding spear, V V OSCA below.TextImage
RPC 296Tiberius AE28 of Spain, Terraconensis. Osca. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS, laureate head right / V V OSCA, horseman galloping right, holding spear.TextImage
CALIGULA
RPC 302Caligula AE28 of Spain, Terraconensis, Osca. G Tarracina & P Priscus, duoviri. C CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR POT COS, laureate head right / G TARRACINA P PRISCO IIVIR, horseman galloping right holding spear, V V OSCA below.TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Osca
Entry for Spain, Osca on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Osca in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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