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Selcuk Museum March 2011 3848.jpg

Selcuk Museum March 2011 3848.jpg

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An ivory frieze from a piece of furniture or throne with Romans and warriors, 2nd century AD. I took very many pictures because I love this kind of work.

Total length of the frieze: 120 cm. Height: 15-20 cm. Dated: 98-117 A.D.
The three larger panels depict the Roman emperor Trajan, preparing for a campaign.
He is surrounded bij legionnaires and ’Asian’ auxiliary troops (= from Thrace or Asia Minor).

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.
Source: ‘Catalogue du Musée d’Ephèse’ 1989.

Nikon D3
1/60s f/8.0 at 60.0mm iso2500 full exif

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