Symbols of Solar Eclipses on coins of the Roman Civilization Republic to the Christian Era 232 posts For the Romans, a solar eclipse was the greatest symbol of fear, terror and domination in nature. This website explores the meaning of solar/lunar darkening events in Judeo-Roman culture.
Eclipse of 9 BC on coin of Augustus from Alexandria Egypt
Augustus AE Dichalkon of Alexandia, Egypt circa 10-5BC
Head of Caesar and representation of solar eclpise, RPC 5021, Milne 9, Koln 8