Co 839 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Probus from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.2, Probus 427, p. 63
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
Antoninianus
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
22.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
4.0
Obverse Description
Radiate bust of emperor, wearing consular robes and holding eagle-tipped sceptre to left
Obverse Inscription
IMP – C M AVR PROBVS AVG
Reverse Description
Nude Mars walking to right, holding trophy over far shoulder and spear in right hand
Reverse Inscription
VIRT–V–S – AVG; in exergue, PXXT
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Billon (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 839 (Middle Roman antoninianus of Probus from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co0839>