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ABUNDANTIA (" Abundance ")

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 80 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ABUNDANTIA (" Abundance "), a Roman goddess, the personification of prosperity and good fortune. Modelled after the Greek Demeter, she is practically identical with Copia, Annona and similar goddesses. On the coins of the later Roman emperors she is frequently represented holding a cornucopia, from which she shakes her gifts, thereby at the same time in-
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