Lot 395. M. Aemilius Scaurus and Pub. Plautius Hypsaeus. 58 B.C. AR denarius. Rome.
M. Aemilius Scaurus and Pub. Plautius Hypsaeus. 58 B.C. AR denarius (16 mm, 3.86 g, 12 h). Rome. [M SCAVR / AED] CVR in two lines above, [EX] SC across field, [R]EX ARETAS in exergue, the Nabatean king, Aretas, kneeling to right before camel standing right / P HVPSAE / AED CVR in two lines above, CAPTV on right, C HVPSAE COS / [PR]EIVE[R] in two lines in exergue, Jupiter driving quadriga left; below horses, scorpion right. Crawford 422/1b; Sydenham 913; Aemilia 8. Light toning, tight flan. Good very fine.