AR Denarius of Q. Fabius Maximus
money; coins (money)
The obverse of this coin depicts the personification of Rome through a figure wearing a helmet. This represents the wars fought by the Romans and the protection given from them for the people. On the reverse, it shows a cornucopia with wreaths around it composed of barley, wheat, and fruits. This represents the bountifulness given to the people of Rome.
Q. Fabius Maximus
ARTH250 (Professor V. Rousseau, Fall 2019)
University Art Collection, University of St. Thomas (St. Paul)