Jupiter or , Zeus to the Greeks, was the of the gods and the god of sky and thunder, and of laws and social order. As the deity of ancient Rome, he was the chief god of the Capitoline Triad, with his sister and wife . The father of , he is therefore the grandfather of and , the legendary founders of Rome.SH73066. , 8a, 9, 10803, F, 3.765 g, maximum 21.2 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C FVL MACRIANVS , and right; , Jupiter seated left, in right, in left, at feet, upper left; ; $120.00 (€105.60)
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. , 11b, 11, 10807, VF, 3.110 g, maximum 21.7 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C FVL MACRIANVS , and right; , , helmeted, seated left on , in extended right, spear in left, two pellets in ; ; $360.00 (€316.80)
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
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