PROBUS AE FOLLIS
RIC 663, Near Mint State, hairline flan crack, 22.8mm, 3.72 grams, Struck Circa. 279/280 C.E.
Obverse: IMP C M AVR PROBVS PF AVG around radiate, helmeted, and cuirassed bust of Prubos to left, holding spear and shield
Reverse: CONCORDIA MILIT around Probus and Concordia stand facing clasping hands, P between, XXI in exergue
Some corrosion and deposits along with a minor hairline crack. Still one of the most amazing portraits we have seen for this scarce type! And RARE with these controls.
Ex: Hanberry collection. Purchased August 15, 1981 from Frank Kovacs