, Strab. iii. p.141
), a strong mountain town in Hispania Baetica, the last refuge of the Pompeians.
It was a Roman colony, with the surname of Genua Urbanorum, and was under the jurisdiction of Astigi. (Plin. Nat. 3.1
. s 3; Hirt. B. H.
26. 41, 65; Appian, App. Hann. 16
It is the modern Osuña,
where some inscriptions and ruins have been found. (Cf. Muratori, p. 1095; Florez, Esp. Sagr.
x. p. 77.) For coins of Urso, see Florez, Med.
ii. p. 624, iii. p. 130; Mionnet, i. p. 28, Suppl.
i. p. 47; Sestini, p. 94.
|COIN OF URSO.|