Co 470 (Middle Roman aurelianus of Probus from Siscia) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.2, Probus 713, p. 93 (mint of Siscia)
Preservation comment
Wear: VF. Moderate, shallow nicking along edge. Large area of bronze disease on reverse.
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Aurelianus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
21.0
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.0
Obverse Description
Radiate and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
IMP PROBVS PF AVG
Reverse Description
Pax standing to left holding long transverse scepter in left hand
Reverse Inscription
PAX AVGVSTI; to right, Q; in exergue, XXI
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Billon (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 470 (Middle Roman aurelianus of Probus from Siscia).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0470>