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Solar eclipse of AD 28/29 in Pro Roman Britain

Southern Britain had Roman client kings whose coinage reflected the Roman Empire. The above coin has Herakles on the obverse and a Roman eagle and snake on the reverse. Note the "pellet in the annulet" on the reverse above the eagle. I believe this is representative of the below solar eclipses, more likely the AD 28. Like Herod Antipas in the Galilee, solar eclipses were signs from the heavens justifying Roman expansion, please see prior posts. The above coin has the name of Epaticcus (20-40 AD). The Atrebatic coinage had previous Roman astronomic symbolism with the comet of Julius Caesar. Note the flames around the ray to the left showing a comet and not a star.

King Tincomarus of the Atrebates, reign 20 BC-7 AD, SEE PRIOR POST

Comet of Julius Caesar from 44 BC, minted in Spain 18 BC

PHOTOS 1. Celeste Jones Mining, VCOINS

2.Munzhanlung Ritter, VCOINS

3.CNG coins


2000 years ago the cross was a Roman symbol of death and terror. Jesus Christ transformed this symbol into a universal sign of God's love, hope and resurrection. Solar eclipse events are recorded in Roman mythology during the conception of Romulus and Remus by the war god Mars and during the foundation of the city of Rome. The solar eclipse to the Romans was a sign from their gods that war was upon the Earth. The solar eclipse symbol of the star/pellet within the crescent on Roman coins and legionary standards was also a sign of their god's approval of Roman domination over conquered lands. Fifteen hundred years later, the "Our Lady of Guadalupe" Icon was presented to the New World as an inverted Roman Legionary Standard. Jesus Christ changed these symbols of Roman domination and slavery into an everlasting sign of God's love and compassion.