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Scorpion Collection

Lot 446: M. Aemilius Scaurus and Pub. Plautius Hypsaeus. 58 B.C. AR denarius. Rome.

AUCTION:  Triskeles - Auction 17 (Auction 320)

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  • Sold Winning Bid: $200
  • 12 Bid(s)
Description

M. Aemilius Scaurus and Pub. Plautius Hypsaeus. 58 B.C. AR denarius (18 mm, 3.87 g, 5 h). Rome. M SCAVR / AED CVR in two lines above, EX S[C] across field, REX ARET[AS] in exergue, the Nabatean king, Aretas, kneeling to right before camel standing right / P HVPSAEVS / AED CVR in two lines above, CAPTV on right, C HVPSAE COS / PREIVER in two lines in exergue, Jupiter driving quadriga left; below horses, scorpion right. Crawford 422/1b; Sydenham 913; Aemilia 8. Light toning. Good very fine.

Lot Details
  • Offered By: Barry P. Murphy
  • Lot #: 446
  • Listing #: 177296
  • Closed: Friday, September 16, 2016 7:28:20 PM CT
  • Estimate: $100
  • Collection: Scorpion Collection