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Antoninianus with bust of Probus

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Obverse: Bust of Probus, radiate, left, wearing imperial mantle and holding in right hand sceptre surmounted by eagle. IMPCPROBVSPFAVG Reverse: Probus standing right, receiving globe from Jupiter standing left, holding vertical sceptre in left hand. IOVICONSE RVA VXXT in ex.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 278

Mint

Ticinum

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 3.87 gm.

Accession Number

32.998

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins