|Area:||Arabia Felix: Himyarites|
|Period:||Late 1st century BC - Early 1st century AD|
|Obverse:||Beardless male head left, hair bound with fillet and hanging in ringlets; on left, ribbon-like sign; on right, symbol resembling standard; above, pellet within crescent.|
|Reverse:||Bucranium ( skull of an ox), with antelope's horns and plumes; in left field, monogram; to right, ribbon-like sign of voided form; all within circular border composed of alternate pellets and double vertical lines, interrupted above by pellet within crescent.|
The Himyarite confederacy, which dominated Yemen (on the south of the Arabian peninsular) from the 2nd century BC, was never brought under Roman control.
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