A Roman Standard Bearer

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“From a gravestone of the first century A.D. The standard consists of a spear crowned with a wreath, below which is a crossbar bearing pendant acorns. Then follow, in order, a metal disk. Jupiter’s eagle standing on a thunderbolt, a crescent moon, an amulet, and a large tassel."—Webster, 1913


Roman Empire


Webster, Hutton Ancient History (Boston, MA: D.C. Heath & Co., 1913)


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