Note: The coin which Webb quotes from the Ashmolean with officina IIII, has officina I instead.


5th emission of Lugdunum, XII 277 - III 278 CE.

RIC 20 variant; Bastien 203; Lugdunum. Bust type G. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type and officina in RIC.

OBV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Radiate, helmeted, cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield.

REV.: ADVENTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor riding left, right hand raised, left holding sceptre; at foot, captive.

Mintmark: // I

Weight: 3.93 g.

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen


RIC 20 variant; Bastien 226; Lugdunum. Bust type G. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type and officina in RIC.

OBV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Radiate, helmeted, cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield.
Shield decorated with Gorgoneion.

REV.: ADVENTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor riding left, right hand raised, left holding sceptre; at foot, captive.

Mintmark: // III

Weight: 4.18 g.

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen