Detail of the handle of the pugio oh the 2nd type (1st century A.D.). Silver agemina is totally original, strips on the side are modern replacement but made in a strctly philological way on the base of a small original fragment still in place.
IV cent. display. Detail of the shield umbo, plumbatae and textile fragment.
IV cent. display - detail of the two plumbatae before mounting.
IV cent. display. - detail. Helmet of the Burgh Castle type, spatha with grip handle, scabbard chape and slide, belt and balteus
IV cent. display. Helmet of the Burgh Castle type, spatha with grip handle, scabbard chape and slide, belt, balteus, textile fragments , umbo of the shield, teo plumbatae and spear
Ecco uno splendido "Gladius" in esposizione per "Legio. Mostra Armi Romane" dal 21 al 23 aprile 2017, in occasione del Natale di Roma. Scoprilo Ora!
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evolution of the blades and tang of the three types of pugio (I-II-III). You easily can see differences between all of them, above all between I type and latter III type. For chronology see other image
evolution of the handle of the three types of pugio (I-II-III). For their chronolgy, see other image
evolution ot the three types of pugio, I-II-III. You can easily see diffrences between all of them. For details about the evolution of the features and chronolgy, see other image.