An extremely rare antoninianus of Probus with an exceptional bust type
Lot 508
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23 mm, 4.08 g, 7 h), Siscia, 277. IMP PROBVS INV AVG Draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, seen from behind, wearing radiate and crested Attic helmet and holding spear and shield decorated with gorgoneion. Rev. FELICITAS AVG / B // XXI Felicitas standing front, head to left, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae in her left; at feet to left, altar. Münzen & Medaillen GmbH 16, 19 May 2005, 1055 (same obverse die). RIC 679 var. (differing bust type). Extremely rare. A lovely coin with an attractive green patina and an exceptional bust type. Extremely fine.
Estimate:
350 CHF
Starting price:
280 CHF
Hammer price:
1200 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Oct-19, 06:00:00 CET
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