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 Rutenni was a Celtic tribe living in Aquitania near river Tarn. They migrated from central Europe and established themselves at the city of Rodez. Rutenni fought against Arverni and won territory from them in 121 BCE. They also joined Gaul coalition in the fight against Julius Caesar in the year 53 BCE.

Silver coin of Rutenni.
Obverse: Wild Boar.
Reverse: Abstract symbols.
Reference: Allen 120.

Silver dracham of Rutenni.  c. 121 - 52 BCE.
Obverse: Stylized head facing left.
Reverse: Horse.
Weight: ~2.1 grams. Size: 13 mm.
Reference:  LT.3571; S.455.


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