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Denarius of A. Scaurus, P. Hypsaeus with King Aretas and camel

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Obverse: King Aretas kneeling to right, holding camel and olive branch, to which is attached a fillet. Above: M.SCAVR/AED.CVR/[E]X S.C. Reverse: Jupiter in quadriga to left, hurling thunderbolt; below horses, a scorpion. Above: P.HYPSAE / AED.CVR In exergue: HYPSAE[OS]

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 58 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. weight: 3.74 gm. die axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1527

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins