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Antoninianus with bust of Probus

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Obverse: Bust of Probus, radiate, helmeted, cuirassed, left, holding spear in right hand and shield on left arm. VIRTVS PROBIAVG Reverse: Securitas standing left, legs crossed, leaning on column with left arm, right hand raised to head. SECVRITPERP In ex.: VIXXI

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 281

Mint

Ticinum

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.31 gm.

Accession Number

13.742

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins