photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Type your message and click Add Comment
It is best to login or register first but you may post as a guest.
Enter an optional name and contact email address. Name
Name Email
help private comment
Dick Osseman | all galleries >> Selšuk pictures - Turkey >> The Museum in Selšuk with Ephesus finds > Selcuk Museum March 2011 3853.jpg
previous | next
Selcuk Museum March 2011 3853.jpg
14-MAR-2011

Selcuk Museum March 2011 3853.jpg

view map

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
1/100s f/6.3 at 60.0mm iso4000 full exif

other sizes: small medium large original
comment | share