Gladiator dagger and greaves

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Carole Raddato
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published on 19 March 2014
Gladiator dagger and greaves

Gladiator's dagger and pair of bronze greaves (leg guards) from Pompeii, decorated with relief of Jupiter (left) and Neptune (right), 1st century BCE. (Archaeological Museum, Naples)


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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, March 19). Gladiator dagger and greaves. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2409/

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Raddato, Carole. "Gladiator dagger and greaves." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 19, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2409/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Gladiator dagger and greaves." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Mar 2014. Web. 16 Oct 2019.

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