Warrior auxiliary cohort of Batavia , the second half of the I century AD
La Pintura y la Guerra
Retiarius contro secutor - Roma
The auxiliary cohorts were created to complete the deficiencies of the legions of the imperial army, formed almost exclusively by heavy infantry, by introducing specialized, such as archers or slingers and light infantry units.
Hoplite in Thracian helmet, bronze cuirass and bronze greaves.
Elmo gemmato da cavalleria romana del tipo Berkasovo, IV secolo d. C., ferro ricoperto da foglia di argento dorato, decorazione in gemme vitree, da Novi Sad, Museum of Vojvodina (Foto: Milica Đukic')