The empire is history but Rome is today, the Eternal City.
Rome's influence on Western Civilization can hardly be overestimated. In sum, Rome has perhaps had greater influence than any other city on earth, making important contributions to politics, literature, culture, the arts, , music, religion, education, fashion, cinema and cuisine.SH70571.
was the Roman personification of Hope. In art is normally depicted carrying flowers or a , but on coins she is almost invariably depicted holding a flower in her extended right hand, while the left is raising a fold of her dress. She was also named "ultima dea" - for Hope is the last resort of men. On this coin is identified as the hope of the Roman people.SH27126.
, 13, 13, 10811, EF, 4.122 g, maximum 21.5 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C FVL MACRIANVS , and right; , walking left, flower in right, with left raising fold of dress; ; SOLD
In Roman mythology, was the minor goddess of trade and honest merchants. was also the personification of the virtues equity and fairness of the emperor ( ). The , a natural emblem of equity, express righteousness. The signifies the prosperity which results from and . RA26597.
, 1727k, 1, 5 (R2), 1, 10798, EF, 3.976 g, maximum 23.3 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C FVL MACRIANVS , and right; AEQVTAS (sic) , standing half left, in right, in left hand, left; ; SOLD
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