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ID:     22038
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     EGYPT
City:     Alexandria
Issuer:     Probus
Date Ruled:     summer 276 - September 282 A.D.
Metal:     Billon
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     A.D. 29 Aug 279 - 28 Aug 280
Diameter:     20.4 mm
Weight:     7.989 g
Obverse Legend:     A K M AVP ΠPOBOC CEB
Obverse Description:     Laureate bust right
Reverse Legend:     L - E
Reverse Description:     Eagle standing left, head turned back, wreath in beak, L - E (year 5) across fields
Mint:     Alexandria
Primary Reference:     BMC 2428
Reference2:     Emmett 3984
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=21150