Ancient Greek & Roman Army Legions Symbols & Fortifications on Coins

By Ilya Zlobin, Ancient Greek and Roman Coin Expert and Dealer

The ancient Roman army is a fascinating subject to cover. From it, you can see what a legionary soldier was dressed like. You can also see the kind of fortifications that they had on some of the coins. Apparently the idea to put these topics on ancient coins was to show that the empire was still strong, even when it may have been stretched very thin. Here are just some of the interesting examples dealing with the subject of the ancient Roman army.

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