Many ancient coins had the emblem of the honey bee on it as it was a symbol of wealth and power. Ephesis bee coin.

Many ancient coins had the emblem of the honey bee on it as it was a symbol of wealth and power. Ephesis bee coin.

Turkey / The famous leopard-enthroned goddess from the granary at Çatal Hüyuk, close to 6000 bce.

Turkey / The famous leopard-enthroned goddess from the granary at Çatal Hüyuk, close to 6000 bce.

The Most Famous Ancient Coin: The Ides of March Denarius  Sold for $546,250.00  A silver denarius struck by Julius Caesar’s assassin Marcus Brutus in 42 BC, celebrating the infamous deed that occured on March 15, 44 BC.  The dime-sized silver coin depicts the head of Marcus Junius Brutus, one of the ringleaders of the assassination plot, on its obverse. The reverse depicts a dome-shaped liberty cap, flanked by two drawn daggers, and the Latin inscription EID MAR.

The Most Famous Ancient Coin: The Ides of March Denarius Sold for $546,250.00 A silver denarius struck by Julius Caesar’s assassin Marcus Brutus in 42 BC, celebrating the infamous deed that occured on March 15, 44 BC. The dime-sized silver coin depicts the head of Marcus Junius Brutus, one of the ringleaders of the assassination plot, on its obverse. The reverse depicts a dome-shaped liberty cap, flanked by two drawn daggers, and the Latin inscription EID MAR.

Columns from Pompeii - Naples, Archaeological Museum - The Glass Mosaics at Pompeii and Herculaneum (79 AD)

Columns from Pompeii - Naples, Archaeological Museum - The Glass Mosaics at Pompeii and Herculaneum (79 AD)

Islamic Cairo Egypt Tulunid Gold Coin Khumarawaih ibn Ahmed Dinar 276 AH / 890 AD Beautiful Very Fine

Islamic Cairo Egypt Tulunid Gold Coin Khumarawaih ibn Ahmed Dinar 276 AH / 890 AD Beautiful Very Fine

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