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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.40.540
People
Probus, Roman (r. 277-282 CE)
Title
Antoninianus of Probus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
277-282
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/179372
Physical Descriptions
Metal
Bi
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
4.42 g
Denomination
antoninianus
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: IMP PROBVS AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: ADVENTVS AVG
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC V(2), 157, p. 35
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Harvard College Library, Bequest of Robert Nixon Toppan (Class of 1858), 1880
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.40.540
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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