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Gladiator dagger and greaves

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Carole Raddato
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published on 19 March 2014
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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. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2409/gladiator-dagger-and-greaves/

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

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Raddato, Carole. "Gladiator dagger and greaves." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 19 Mar 2014. Web. 11 Apr 2021.

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