Bibliography on the Mint of Massilia

I will need to think more about the context of RRC 365 soon.  Creating this prelimary list is part of that prep. A [forger’s?] die of this type as show on Andrew MacCabe’s photostream Monographs **Depeyrot, Georges. Les monnaies hellénistiques de Marseille. Collection Moneta; 16. Wetteren: Moneta, 1999. Barrandon, Jean-Noël and Picard, Olivier. Monnaies de… Continue reading Bibliography on the Mint of Massilia

Other names for (and stories about) the Augur’s Lituus

In Rome likewise a sacred hut of Mars, built near the summit of the Palatine, was burned to the ground together with the houses round about; but when the area was being cleared for the purpose of restoring the buildings, it preserved unharmed in the midst of the surrounding ashes the symbol of the settlement… Continue reading Other names for (and stories about) the Augur’s Lituus