4th emission of Serdica, 277 CE (Pink) / 280-81 CE (Gysen).

RIC 877 variant, Serdica. Bust type G. Denomination: Antoninianus
Not listed for this officina in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

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

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Mintmark: [no exergual line] KA dot A dot

Weight: ?

Image provided courtesy of:   CLASSICAL NUMISMATIC GROUP


RIC 877 variant, Serdica. Bust type C. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this officina and bust type in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from front.
Unusual bust for Serdica, apparently unpublished.

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Mintmark: / KAB

Weight: 3.65 g.

Image provided courtesy of Philippe Gysen


RIC 877 variant, Serdica. Bust type C. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this officina in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

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

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Mintmark: / KAB

Weight: ?

Image provided courtesy of Plamen Arsoff,   Ancient Treasures.


RIC 877 variant, Serdica. Bust type F. Denomination: Antoninianus
Not listed for this officina in RIC.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

Radiate, cuirassed bust right.

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Weight: ?

Mintmark: / KABeta


RIC 877 variant, Serdica. Bust type H. Denomination: Antoninianus.
Not listed for this bust type in RIC.

Same reverse die as this example of RIC 880

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

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

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Mintmark: / KAΔ

Weight: 3.85 g.

Image provided courtesy of Joachim Stollhoff,   Münzen & Medaillen  Deutschland GmbH

M & M Auktion 11, 13 November 2002


RIC 877, Serdica. Bust type C. Denomination: Antoninianus.

OBV.: IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG

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

REV.: VIRTVS PROBI AVG

Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse.

Mintmark: / KA dot Δ dot

Weight: ?

Image provided courtesy of Plamen Arsoff,   Ancient Treasures.