Antoninianus with bust of Probus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 281


Mint: Ticinum

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.31 gm.

Accession Number

13.742

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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