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Aequitas Cornucopia Scales Coin

This is either the Greek Goddess Fortuna or Pax depicted upon this ancient coin. You can make out a set of scales in one hand and the symbolic cornucopia in the other. Both goddesses characterized abundance. (Hello:¬†Good Fortune and/or Peace — not exactly bad combinations!) Fortuna also was blind (like Justice…ahem!). So it is not unfamiliar, then or now, to see Fortuna representing the scales of justice along with good fortune…