2019 Niue Island BELLONA - Roman Gods 2oz Silver Antique Coin
Bellona - was anancient Roman goddess of war. Her main attribute is the military helmet worn on her head; she often holds a sword, spear, or shield, and brandishes a torch or whip as she rides into battle in a four-horse chariot. Her iconography was extended further by painters and sculptors following the Renaissance.
Bellona coin shows a warrior and a patron of war riding four horses. It is presented in a dynamic way to indicate "Attack" on the battlefield. In the background you can see other warriors for whom Bellona is a leader.
Reverse: The reverse of the coin depicts a warrior riding four horses. It is shown in a dynamic way and its attitude indicates an attack. In the background you can see other warriors for whom Bellona is the leader.
Obverse: On the obverse there is Queen Elizabeth II.
Bellona is the second coin in the series of oxidised two ounce coins "Roman Gods".