Roman Republic. M. Scaur, P.Hupsaeus Aed. Cvr. Rome, 58 BC

Roman Republic. M. Scaur, P.Hupsaeus Aed. Cvr. Rome, 58 BC

1,500.00

AR Denarius, 4.05g (19mm, 6h). Camel r., before, kneeling figure, holding reins in l. hand and olive-branch tied with fillet in r. hand; above, M.SCAVR AED.CVR, on either side, EX S.C; below, REX.ARETAS. Border of dots / Jupiter in quadriga l., holding reins in l. hand and hurling thunderbolt with r. hand; above, P.HVPSAE AED.CVR; below, C.HVPSAE.COS PREIVE; on r., CAPTV upwards. Scorpion below horses.

Pedigree: Ex Lanz 13 April 1981, lot 416. Ex Leo Benz Collection, Lanz, 23 Nov 1998, lot 129

References: Crawford 422/1b. FFC 119 (this coin)

Grade: A difficult type to find complete. This has some slightly overall wear but is in tremendously good condition. Well centered and unusually nice for issue. EF (rr1139)

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