Genuine Roman Silver Coin Pendant depicting the Goddess Rome
• Handmade 100% Made in Italy
• Genuine Roman Silver Coin 2nd cent. BC
• Bezel material: Sterling Silver 925
In this sterling silver pendant is set an authentic Roman coin (2nd century BC) depicting the bust of the Goddess Rome, surrounded by a laurel wreath; on the reverse side are Mars and Nerio in the quadriga. Nero was a goddess of sabines origin connected with a happy mariage.
In ancient Roman religion, Roma was a female deity who personified the city of Rome and more broadly, the Roman state. Her image appears on the base of the column of Antoninus Pius.She embodied Rome in complex ways and symbolized the ideal woman in society. Roman political and religious ideas were portrayed through Roma in the different forms of media: coins, sculptures and designs on architecture.Though her depictions have been influenced by other goddesses at the time, Roma still stood out as a symbol of Rome. Some of these deities include: Tyches and Minerva.
In Roman art and coinage, she was usually depicted with a military helmet, and often other military equipment.
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