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  • Collection: Roman Artifacts

Bronze sestertius of Trajan.jpg
Bronze sestertius of Trajan

Gold aureus of Hadrian.jpg
HADRIANVS AVG.COS III.P.P, bust of emperor/GENIO P.R., Genius of Rome sacrificing over altar.

Wing Brooch
This picture shows the brooch that the Roman women wore on shoulders for robes. This brooch was useful in making robes look delicate.

A marble relief carved of two women Gladiators, 'Amazon' and 'Achilia', . The emperor in AD 81-96 made women fight at night in torchlight.

A Roman Gold Coin
This picture shows the Empress Faustina II who was successful in creating gold coins that illustrate the appearances and outfits of Roman women.

A statuette of a Roman gladiator, depicting typical gladiator attire.

Isis-Aphrodite is a combination of the goddesses Isis and Aphrodite. She is garnished with a large crown, called a calathos, to emphasize her nudity and concern for marriage, childbirth, and rebirth.

An ancient dish that was served to Emperor Licinius in honor of his tenth year in office as emperor.

A libellus from the Decian persecution in 250 AD, possibly found in Egypt in 1893.
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