Roman Cesar ruled in 276 AD – Silver Coin of the Caesar Probus.
A very nice silver Roman Dinarius.
Probus had deserved his high reputation by his amiable character. Both he and his son were men reported to be fond of literature. They achieved great accomplishments, publishing voluminous works.
They were both more interested in intellectual pursuits. Neither possessing the necessary skills or resources to be considered able statesmen or powerful rulers.
Having embraced the cause of Gordian, the senate was obliged to continue the revolt against Maximinus. They appointed Pupienus and Balbinus, as joint emperors.
Nevertheless by the end of 238, the recognized emperor would be Gordian III, his grandson. Gordian and his son were deified by the Senate.
Silver coin comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
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