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RESTITVT ORBIS - Silvered (?) Antoninianus - Probus
Silvered ∆ Antoninianus (4.4 g, 22.5 mm) Mint Antioch.
Struck CE. 276 - 282

Obverse:
IMP.CM.AVR.PROBVS.PF.AVG
Probus, radiate, draped, and cuirassed facing right.

Reverse:
RESTITUT ORBIS, In exergue XXI, in center field Δ.
Female figure standing right presenting wreath to emperor holding globe and scepter

Reference I: Constantinople RIC V part II Antioch 925 D
Reference II: Sear 12021

This was an inexperienced eBay purchase (from before my knowledge to avoid that!), and I have been wondering about the legitimacy of the silvering...

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Keywords:Probus Antioch Antoninianus
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Date added:Jul 21, 2015
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Mat  [Jul 21, 2015 at 03:01 AM]
Coin looks OK to me, nice one
julienso42  [Jul 21, 2015 at 03:59 AM]
Thanks Mat!
Lucas H  [Jul 21, 2015 at 02:17 PM]
Very Nice