The Pydna Monument


Click for a larger image of the The Pydna monument, erected by Flamininus to celebrate his victory against Philip at Pydna, Macedon

6 The Pydna monument, erected by Flamininus to celebrate his victory against Philip at Pydna, Macedon. Though much of the sculpture is badly weathered, the characteristic spine on the shield of the auxiliary cavalryman can be clearly seen, as can the hoplon shield of the fallen warrior.
Source: The Enemies of Rome from Hannibal to Attila the Hun by Philip Matyszak



See also 2nd Century Roman Cavalryman in Armies of the Macedonian and Punic Wars by Duncan Head and Ian Heath
Antigonid Macedonian Heavy Cavalryman in Armies of the Macedonian and Punic Wars by Duncan Head and Ian Heath
Ancient Illustrations of Costume and Soldiers




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