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Victory Gem Pendant - Pewter
Quantity:  3.75

The scorpion was the emblem of the Praetorian Guard, representing Scorpio, the astrological symbol under which the Emperor Tiberius was born. This guard was a force of bodyguards used by Roman emperors who also served as a secret police and participated in wars.

TThe letters SPQR (Senates Populusque Romans), meaning 'the Senate and People of Rome' were put on buildings, coins and army standards. These standards were carried by each legion and were decorated with gold eagles, laurel wreaths, astrological birth signs and banners called Vexilla.

p>This Victory Gem Pendant is made of a wreath design with SPQR below. In the centre is a gem stone. It is made from lead-free pewter and is supplied on a waxed cord. The information card is full colour on the front and has historical information on the reverse.

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