Chronology: Pink's 2nd emission of Rome, 277 CE.

Probus antoninianus RIC 205v
RIC 205 variant; KHM RÖ 48511 (this coin); Rome. Bust type: -, (H26). Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG    

Radiate bust left in imperial mantle, holding sceptre surmounted by eagle, and globe in right hand.

REV.: SOLI INVICTO    Cesures: SO_LI I_N_VIC_T_O

Sol in spread quadriga holding globe and whip.

Mintmark: // R  [no exergual line]

Weight: 4.02 g.
Die axis: 6 h.
Diameter: 22.8 mm.

Image provided courtesy of Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Münzkabinett
From Collection Missong.


Probus
                  antoninianus RIC 205
RIC 205, Rome. Bust type C, (A). Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from front.

REV.: SOLI INVICTO    Cesures: SO_L_I I[...]_C_TO

Sol in spread quadriga holding globe and whip.

Mintmark: // R B [no exergual line] R Beta

Weight: 3.80 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen



Probus antoninianus RIC 205v
RIC 205 variant, Rome. Bust type -, (F9). Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG    Cesures: IM_P C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate, cuirassed bust right, holding spear.
Lorica musculata with gorgoneion and aegis fold on left shoulder.

REV.: SOLI INVICTO    Cesures: SO_L_I I_N_VICT_O

Sol in spread quadriga holding globe and whip.

Mintmark: // R B [no exergual line] R Beta

Weight: 3.72 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Gorny & Mosch, GIESSENER MÜNZHANDLUNG

Gorny & Mosch Auktion 134, 11 October 2004




Last revision: 29.08.2017