War Machines on Trajan's Column

War Machines on Trajan's Column

C016/8802 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.4MB

Downloadable file size: 6.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Roman soldiers and war machines; detail from Trajan's Column in Rome commemorating the wars against the Dacians (AD 102-106). This image illustrates the significance of the various mobile machines devised by the Roman military, including siege engines, battering rams and missile launchers (ballista, scorpio, aries and tormento), all capable of being dismantled for ease of transport then re-assembled in the field.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aries, army, ballista, battering ram, dacia, dacians, engine, engineering, frieze, machine, military, missile launcher, mobile, roman, scorpio, siege, soldiers, tormento, trajan, trajan's column, troops, war, war machines

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.