, Late 195 or Early 196 - 19 February 197 A.D.
was the goddess of luck, fortune, and fate. She might bring luck, or bad. This coin was dedicated to Reduci in the hope that she would safely return to . Apparently she wasn't impressed. Despite being and consul when this coin was struck, Clodius remained in Britain. In 195 A.D., after consolidating his position, Septimius declared Clodius a public enemy. After Clodius was defeated in 197 A.D., his body, along with the bodies of his wife and children, were thrown into the Rhone at . Only his returned to - sent as a warning to others who might oppose Septimius.RB77426. , 53a (R), III 17, 533, 34, 6150, - (p. xliii), aF, 17.522 g, maximum 27.8 mm, 180o, mint, as , 194 - 195A.D.; D CL SEPT ALBIN , right; REDVCI , seated left, holding tiller of rudder set on globe with right hand, in left hand, wheel under seat, S C ( ) in ; ; $160.00 (€142.40)
, August 138 - 7 March 161 A.D.
was the goddess of harvest and her main attribute is grain. This suggests the arrival of grain by sea from the provinces (especially from ) and its distribution to the people. By the Code De Naviculariis, the mariners appointed to carry grain from could be executed if they did not keep the proper course; and if they did not sail in the proper season, the master of the vessel would be banished.RB65293. , 981, 2038, 4254, -, F, nice portrait, , slightly off center, 21.364 g, maximum 30.3 mm, 0o, mint, 157 - 158 A.D.; ANTONINVS AVG P P , laureate right; XXI , standing slightly slightly left, stalks of grain pointed downward in her right over overflowing with stalks of grain at feet on left, rudder vertical behind in left resting on prow of galley right, ( ) flanking low across ; $125.00 (€111.25)
, 28 January 198 - 8 April 217 A.D.
Profectiones Imperatorum, the departure of an emperor on a journey or expedition, were undertaken with great . This was struck for Caracalla's departure on his Gallic expedition of 213 A.D.RS79974. Silver , 226; 509; 373, 95; 19; -, gVF, , a little frosty, edge cracks, 3.247 g, maximum 19.8 mm, 180o, mint, 212 - 213 A.D.; ANTONINVS AVG , laureate right; (travels of the Emperor), standing half right, wearing military garb, transverse spear upward to right in both ; attendant standing right behind the emperor, holding topped with a hand; ; $120.00 (€106.80)
, 13 March 222 - March 235 A.D.
These reverses are commemorative of the careful and vigorous attention, which characterized the proceedings of that excellent emperor [ ], with respect to the provision of wheat to the people, brought to , at his own expense, from abroad: the frumentarian funds having been left exhausted by his infamous predecessor. - , Praest, Num. Impp. Rom. p. 280.RS73537. Silver , 7858, 187, 496, 27, -, aEF, well struck, , frosty surfaces, 3.201 g, maximum 19.8 mm, 180o, mint, 228 A.D.; IMP SEV ALEXAND AVG, laureate right; , standing left, heads of grain in right hand, in left hand, right foot on prow; $110.00 (€97.90)
Mesembria, , 300 - 250 B.C.
The wheel on the is depicted with a degree of perspective, which is unusual on .GB68697. Bronze AE 20, 229, 658, 276 var. (helmet left), VF, green , 4.348 g, maximum 20.3 mm, 90o, Mesambria (Nesebar, Bulgaria) mint, 300 - 250 B.C.; Thracian helmet with cheek guard right; MEΣAMBPIANΩN, wheel with hub; ex Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann, auction 7, lot 49; ; $100.00 (€89.00)
, August 253 - September 268 A.D.
Redux, one of the many aspects of , was in charge of bringing people safely, primarily from wars - redux means "coming back" or "returning." She may be one of the later aspects of , as the earliest mention of her is on an dedicated by the Senate in 19 B.C. for the safe return of Emperor .RA84443. , 1350f, 281, S178, S483, 10218, VF, 2.604 g, maximum 20.7 mm, 135o, 2nd , Mediolanum ( , Italy) mint, c. 266 A.D.; IMP GALLIENVS AVG, right, drapery on left shoulder; REDVX, seated left, holding rudder on globe by tiller in right hand, in left hand, MS in ; $100.00 (€89.00)
, 1 July 69 - 24 June 79 A.D.
Redux, one of the many aspects of , was in charge of bringing people safely, primarily from wars - redux means "coming back" or "returning." This coin was struck to ask to ensure returned safely to from the war in . The portrait resembles because the mint had not yet received a portrait and the die engraver modified Vitellius' portrait based on a verbal description.
RS77279. Silver , , 1, 19; 84; 7; 7; 84 (2f.); -, F, , damaged on top of and bottom of , 2.622 g, maximum 18.5 mm, 180o, mint, c. Jan - Jun 70 A.D.; IMP AVG, laureate (resembling ) right; , standing left, resting right hand on prow at feet on left, in left hand; from the Jyrki Muona Collection; ; $90.00 (€80.10)
, July 249 - First Half of June 251 A.D.
Adventus inscriptions commemorate the emperor's arrival at , either at the commencement of his reign or on his return from a distance.RS71384. Silver , 11b, 4, 6, 9366, VF, 5.333 g, maximum 23.1 mm, 0o, mint, 249 - 251 A.D.; IMP C M Q TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG, and right, from behind; (arrival of the Emperor), on horseback left, raising right hand in salute, in left hand; $85.00 (€75.65)
, March or April 177 - 31 December 192 A.D.
The Romans believed that , after deserting the Persians and Assyrians, took flight over and saw Alexander perish as she passed into and . At last arriving on Mount Palatine, she threw aside her wings and casting away her wheel, entered where she took up her abode forever. It appears, however, she kept her wheel. She just hid it under her seat.RB68877. , 513, 153, 618, 5746, gF, nice green , 22.316 g, maximum 30.8 mm, 135o, mint, 188 A.D.; M COMMODVS AVG , laureate right; XIII IMP P P (hight priest, tribune of the people 13 years, the 8th time, consul the 5th time, father of the country), seated left, rudder on globe in right hand, in left hand, wheel under seat, ( ) flanking across , FOR RED in ; from the Jyrki Muona Collection; $60.00 (€53.40)
, 13 March 222 - March 235 A.D.
with a and suggests the arrival of grain by sea from the provinces, especially from , and its distribution to the people. When was away on his Persian and German campaigns (231-235) he continuously struck types. With the , "The Foresight of the Emperor," he assured that, though he was away, he would be carefully monitoring Rome's grain supply!RB66646. , 645; p. 196, 815; 509; 8013, F, flaw on , 19.429 g, maximum 30.9 mm, 45o, mint, 231 - 235 A.D.; IMP ALEXANDER AVG, laureate right with drapery on left shoulder; (the foresight of the Emperor), (or ) standing left, holding grain downward in right hand over at feet on left, in left hand, ( ) flanking low across ; $50.00 (€44.50)
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