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MPR 020 VAR. MARTI PACIFERO (UNLISTED IN MPR WITH B BUST!!!) after cleaning
OBVERSE: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG
REVERSE: MARTI PACIFERO
BUST TYPE: B = Radiate, cuirassed bust right
FIELD / EXERGUE MARKS: -/-//XXIΔ
WEIGHT 3.52g / AXIS: 6h / DIAMETER: 20-23 mm
RIC: unlisted with this reverse type
J.GUILLEMAIN, MONETAZIONE DI PROBO A ROMA (276-282 d.C.): unlisted !!!
S. ESTIOT / PH. GYSEN RN 2006: 1 ex. only cited
COLLECTION NO. 1257

Ex. S. Luethi collection

Note: extremely rare and desirable reverse type struck during Rome's first emmission.

This is only the second example of this type (with B bust) known to me (the other being cited by S.Estiot and Ph. Gysen in RN 2006).
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