Coins with CONSERVA AVG, CONSERVAT AVG, CONSERVATO AVG

Chronology: Pink's 2nd emission of Ticinum, 276 CE.

Probus antoninianus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Bust type C. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

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

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONS_E_RVAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: ?
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Jesús Vico, S.A.

J. Vico Auction 147, 09 March, 2017.

Ex Coll. Giovanni Dattari.




Probus antoninianus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Bust type C. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

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

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: C_ON_SE_RVAT AVG

Note: The apparent punctuation here (C•ONSERVAT) may be an accidental deposition of metal, as review of many coins of Ticinum does not show a similarly placed point, in what would be a truly unusual position. Thanks to P. Gysen for patiently consulting his records.

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: 3.28 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of H.D. Rauch

Rauch Auction 94, 09 April, 2014.



Chronology: Pink's 3rd emission of Ticinum, 277 CE.

Probus antonininaus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Bust type H. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate bust left in imperial mantle, holding sceptre surmounted by eagle.
Divergent wreath ties.

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG   Cesures: CONSE_R_VAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: 3.66 g.
Die axis: 7h.
Diameter: 22 mm.

Image provided courtesy of Saúl Roll-Vélez, ROMANORUM.COM


Probus antoninainus RIC 348v

RIC 348 variant, Ticinum. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type in RIC.

See S. Estiot & P. Gysen, Probus Invictus Augustus : bustes inédits ou rares de l'empereur Probus.
BSFN 59(5) (2004), p. 79 nº 15 (this coin)

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

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

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONSE_R_VAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: 3.66 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen



Chronology: Pink's 4th emission of Ticinum, 278 CE.

Probus antoninainus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Bust type F. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate, cuirassed bust right.
Lorica musculata with pectoral aegis, paludamentum folds on left shoulder.
Gorgoneion dot (suspended medallion?)

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONS_E_R_VAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT [no exergual line]

Weight: 4.09 g.
Die axis: 6h.
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of CLASSICAL NUMISMATIC GROUP

CNG Mailbid Sale 84, 05 May 2001.



Probus antoninianus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Bust type F. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate, cuirassed bust right.
Divergent wreath ties.
Lorica hamata with aegis on left shoulder.

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONSE_RVA_T AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT [no exergual line]

Weight: 3.85 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Michel Prieur, CGB.



Probus
                  antoninianus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Denomination: Antoninianus.

See S. Estiot & P. Gysen, Probus Invictus Augustus : bustes inédits ou rares de l'empereur Probus.
BSFN 59(5) (2004), p. 83 nº 19 (this coin).

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate, cuirassed bust left, right hand raised, holding pugio in left hand.
Lorica musculata with pectoral aegis.
Gorgoneion dot (suspended medallion?)

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONSE_RVAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: 3.95 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: ?

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen




Probus antoninianus RIC 348
RIC 348, Ticinum. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Radiate cuirassed bust left, with spear.
Divergent wreath ties.
Spearshaft only.
Lorica musculata with pectoral aegis.
Gorgoneion dot (suspended medallion?)
Cingulus.

REV.: CONSERVAT AVG    Cesures: CONS_ERVAT AVG

Sol standing, looking left, right hand raised, left holding globe.

Mintmark: // TXXT

Weight: 3.88 g.
Die axis: ?
Diameter: 24 mm.


Image courtesy of Numismatik Naumann

Naumann Auction 27, 4 January 2015.




Last revision: 16.07. 2017