13. Q. Fabius
Maximus, Q. F. Q. N., was joined with Q. Caelius Rufus in B. C. 59, in the prosecution of C. Antonius Hybrida [ANTONIUS, No. 10] for extortion in his province of Macedonia. (Cic. in Vatin.
11; Schol. Bob. in Vatinian.
p. 321, Orelli.) For his services as legatus to Caesar in Spain, B. C. 45 (Caes. B. H.
2, 41), he obtained a triumph and the consulship of that year on Caesar's deposition of it in September. Fabius died on the last day (December 31) of his official year. (D. C. 43.42
; Plin. H. N
7.53; Cic. Fam. 7.30
; Liv. Epit. 116
; comp. Macr. 2.3
To which of the Fabii Maximi the preceding coin belongs is quite uncertain.