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[Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right).]

Image ID: 1621517

[Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and t... (17--)

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Image Title

:  [Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right).]

Creator

: Bartoli, Pietro Santi, 1635-1700 -- Artist

Published Date

: 17--

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; plate mark 20 x 36.5 cm.

Notes

: Written on border: "Scenes during the wars of the Romans against the Dracians, 101-106 A.D. Bas-relief, Trajan's column, engr. early 18th cen." Includes additional printed text in Italian.

Original Source

: From Colonna Traiana, eretta dal Senato, e popolo Romano all'imperatore Traiano Augusto, nel suo foro in Roma. Scolpita con l'historie della guerra dacica. (Roma : Gio. Giacomo Rossi, 170-) .

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Building construction -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (4 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Digital ID

: 1621517

Record ID

: 1761748

Digital Item Published

: 5-21-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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