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, and raising a fold of her dress with her left hand. She was also named "ultima dea" - for Hope is the last resort of men.RA77490. , 270, 9a, 2647, 791, 88, 11, 11292, VF, green , tight , 2.122 g, maximum 19.0 mm, 0o, Mainz or (Trier) mint, as , 273 - spring 274 A.D.; C PIV ESV TETRICVS , and draped right, from behind; (hope of the two emperors), advancing left, extending flower in right hand, raising skirt drapery with left hand; $32.00 (€28.48)
Gallic Empire, , as , 273 - Spring 274 A.D., Barbaric imitative
From the Aiello Collection.RBA272. Bronze barbarous
, EF, 2.02 g, maximum 15.2 mm, 180o, irregular barbaric mint, after 273 A.D.; C PIV ESV CETV PEV, , draped, and right, from behind; AV [ ] SVC, female figure standing left holding in left and uncertain object in right; SOLD
or is seen with wings in most and paintings, with one of the most famous being the Winged of Samothrace. Most other winged deities in the Greek had shed their wings by Classical times. is the goddess of strength, speed, and . was a very close acquaintance of and is thought to have stood in Athena's outstretched hand in the statue of located in the Parthenon. or is also one of the most commonly portrayed figures on Greek and Roman coins.RS41903.
, 224, 1, 2612, 5, -, -, VF, nice portrait, 2.274 g, maximum 19.0 mm, 0o, Agrippinensis ( , Germany) mint, as , 273 - spring 274 A.D.; C PIV ESV TETRICVS , and draped right, from behind; (companion of the Emperor), standing left, in extended right hand, over shoulder in left hand; ; SOLD
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