University of Calgary
UofC Navigation
Skip navigation
Title: Tetradrachm
Date: 276-282
Object Name: coin
Classification: Roman
Culture(s):
Roman
Mint: Africa, Alexandria
Technique: struck
Medium: billon (BI)
Dimensions: Coin: 20 mm, 12 O'Clock, 7.97 g (13/16 in., 12 O'Clock, 0.28 oz.)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Eagle r.
Subject/Image: Obverse: Bust Probus r.
Inscription: Obverse: AKMAVPPPOB OCCEB
Inscription: Reverse: L Z
Description: Bust Probus r., laureate. AKMAVPPPOBOCCEB./ Eagle right, wings spread, holding wreath in beak. L Z in fields left and right. Border of dots.
Accession Number: NG.1993.2.643