Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Probus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 277–278


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

32.1053

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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