Ancient Animals - Other Mythical Creatures
Autonomous Issue, AR Denarius, 1st Century BC, Arabia Felix-Himyarites. Beardless male head left, hair bound with fillet and hanging in ringlets, ribbon-like sign at left, symbol resembling standard at right, pellet in crescent above. Bucranium with antelope horns and plumes facing, monogram in field to left, ribbon-like sign of voided form right, all within circular border composed of alternate pellets and double vertical lines, interrupted above by pellet in crescent. Sear GIC 5710.