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Coins of the Travels of St. Paul - The cities described in the bible the
apostle of Jesus Christ visited in ancient times which minted coins
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Collectors of numismatic coins may fall in love with this old money. Ancient
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of years ago. These coins are worth money not just for their intrinsic, but also
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Ancient Greek & Roman Army Legions Symbols & Fortifications on Coins
The ancient Roman army is a fascinating subject to cover. From it, you can
see what a legionary soldier was dressed like. You can also see the kind of
fortifications that they had on some of the coins. Apparently the idea to put
these topics on ancient coins was to show that the empire was still strong, even
when it may have been stretched very thin. Here are just some of the interesting
examples dealing with the subject of the ancient Roman army.
Coins of Viminacium featured the province of Moesia between the bull and the
lion which were the emblems of the legions stationed there.
or similar coins of
Ancient Roman coins depicting the battle scene where the Roman legionary
soldier spears the downed soldier on a horse.
Ancient Roman coins depicting Legionary Soldiers around the early symbol of
christianity, the Chi-Rho on a labarum
Roman Legions on Ancient Roman Coins
Ancient Roman coins depicting the Camp Gate to the Legionary Camp or
Mars, the Ancient Roman God of War on Ancient Coins or
Ares for the Greeks
Ancient Roman Coins depicting the Chi-Rho on the Roman Legionary Standard or
captive - The Romans depicted themselves civilizing barbarians and with
coins with one or more captives.
Virtus, the personification of valor, on ancient Roman coins,
Helmets on Authentic ancient Greek and Roman coins
Legionary Standards on authentic ancient Roman coins
Nicaea which often depict the legionary standards.
Ancient Roman and Greek coins depicting the shield
Ancient Roman and Greek coins depicting the Spear
Ancient coins depicting the horse on them,
horseman, or on
The Galley or "trireme" on ancient Roman and Greek coins, showing the naval
Coins celebrating a "victory over" various foes that the Roman emperors had,
some including other rival rulers and entire empires.
Trophy the symbol of military victory on ancient coins. or
tropaion which is another way of saying a trophy made of military arms
captured from armies. It was interesting that it was an honor to donate
captured weaponry and shields to a city or to a god or goddess!
Coins during the era of Constantine the Great with the inscription
dedicated to the "Glory of the Army" with inscriptions that say GLORIA
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