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antonianus coin
  • Italy
  • antonianus coin, reign of Emperor Probus, 276–282
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2474
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Description
Exhibitions

Recto: Image of bearded man wearing a pointed crown, set in profile and facing right. He wears a tunic or cape. Text surrounds image. Beading design forms the border.

Verso: Image of two figures facing each other and shaking hands or exchanging objects. Both figres hold staffs or spears. Texts surrounds image. Beading design forms the border.