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Numismatics
Ruler: Hiempsal II
Mint: Numidia
Artist: Unknown

Silver Obol of Hiempsal II from Numidia

106–60 B.C.

Silver

1.72 g, 5:00, 14.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.14795
Geography: 
Made in Numidia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Numidian
Period: 
2nd–1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

New Netherlands Coin Company, to 1941; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1941–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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