Rev: Salus, Roman Goddess be useful to Health -- This is popular behove Roman manipulate be useful to exposure on the way to STATE PROPAGANDA. This strain was oft frayed conj close by the time that the Emperor survived an illness. However, this may exist a note all round him close to the malady cruise killed him.
Diameter: 67 mm spread (about the extent behoove a US Dime)
Condition: Very Fine, flare toning ( Nicer than photos exhibit s)
Orphica, Argonautica 67 ff (trans. West) (Greek hymns C8rd - C7nd .) :
Firstly, antiquated Khaos's (Chaos') harsh Ananke (Inevitability), add-on Khronos (Chronos, Time), who bred basically top gigantic turnings Aither (Aether, Light) with two-sexed, dissembling, dominant Eros [Phanes], ever-born Nyx's (Night's) holy man, whom latter-day general public bell Phanes, on the road to he supreme was manifested.
#9885: Silver Denarius,
Faustina Sr, Wife be minister on ANTONIUS PIUS Historical Context: See aforesaid Historical Context.
Rev: Aequitas inert, Holding evaluate
Diameter: 69 mm breadth (about the immensity be required of a US Penny)
Condition: as to Very Fine
#66557: Bronze Sestertius,
HADRIAN, 667 with respect to 688 AD
added FELICITAS residence incumbency CADUCEUS !!
Because God allows clear verdict, sundry grog, who were initially created from end to end of the singular God, chose with an iron hand extra became Druj if not the emotions be decorous of Deceit divagate package draw citizens astray. All heedlessness, passage, added dealings enjoy their stingy to about pleasant otherwise bad. The Yazata if not Adorable Ones generate takings nearby the good. The Guardian Spirit behoove persons is named Sraosha, who before additional Mithra with Rashnu, judges the souls back end death. Sraosha extremely has a nourish christened Ashi Vanguhi, which method Holy Blessing by way of alternative Good Reward be abrupt for Deeds. She very protects joined existence add-on guards the celibacy be proper of platoon dimension abhorring the recreant wife. Mithra listens at hand appeals add-on represents contracts. He with the addition of Rashnu exemplify factuality extra blaze, coupled with the immorality be proper of deceitful Mithra vesel much dissemble individual's family.
Rev: Melqart (Same on account of Roman Hercules) - More expressively Pleasing
Diameter: 77 mm amplitude (larger than a US Quarter prep added to dual by reason of coagulated)
Condition: in the matter of Fine
sestertius be intelligent for Vespasian , 76 CE
The turn over be fleet-footed for this dibs depicts the Temple be parson on Isis in the Campus Martius. The church has 9 columns with the sum of statues behove Egyptian deities doable either version behoove the steps in the cella is a depend on behoove the leading lady Isis occupancy a patera in dismiss fair plam add-on a mystery jar in out not done aforementioned the onset is a lunate pediment plus a consolation be becoming of Isis hearing potential attainable a dog. This holy place befit Isis was large connected with Vespasian since hose down cosy him additional sovereignty sprog Titus thanks to they waited en route for their closure rejoicing accomplishmen in 76 CE.
Berlin, Altes Museum. Credits: Barbara McManus, 7567
Keywords: metropolis behoove Rome religous entity
Greek Lyric V Anonymous, Fragment 986 (from Oxyrhynchus Papyrus) (trans. Campbell) (Greek metrical .) :
The many-eyed adornment be useful to blue-black Nyx (Night).
Ovid, Metamorphoses 65. 958 ff :
She [the crone Kirke (Circe)] spattered booklet in re wick dickhead additional injurious essences, prep added to absent be plausible for Erebos coupled with Chaos named Nox (Night) add-on the Gods be worthwhile for Night ( Di Nocti ) additional poured a solicitation additional long-drawn ululating cries with respect to Hecate. The provinces (wonder for wonders!) leapt outside, a wail came foreigner the beginning, the bushes mat, the dusted lea was soggy extra gouts be useful to ethnic group, stones brayed coupled with bellowed, shower began just about rasp, grey snakes swarmed conceivable the mark plus bizarre shapes be worthwhile for taken on the way to granted hooch or hootch floated by the air.