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Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Probus

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Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Probus to right, wearing paludamentum. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle facing, head right, wreath in beak, wings open. In field, left and right, Greek letters (Year = 3).

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 277–278

Mint

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.41 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1053

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins