|Lot 408. M. Aemilius Scaurus and Pub. Plautius Hypsaeus. 58 B.C. AR denarius (15 mm, 4.04 g, 7 h). Rome. M SCAVR / AED CVR in two lines above, [REX ARETAS] in exergue, [E]X S [C] across field, the Nabatean king, Aretas, kneeling right beside camel standing right, holding reins and presenting olive branch / [P] HVPSAE / AED CVR in two lines above, [CAPTV] on right, C HVPSAE COS / PREIVER in two lines in exergue, Jupiter driving galloping quadriga left, holding reins and preparing to hurl thunderbolt; below horse's legs, scorpion right. Crawford 422/1b; Sydenham 913; Aemilia 8. NGC Ch VF, strike: 4/5, surface: 5/5.
Ex Heritage 231529 (16 July 2015), 63048.
Estimate: US$ 100