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Source Image: PR205_06_12 of Column of Trajan

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Description

Roman soldiers setting Dacian buildings on fire.

Monument
Column of Trajan 
Monument Type
Architecture 
Material(s)
Luna Marble (Archaeometric identification)  
Date
circa ad 113 
Keywords
BarbarianRoman SoldierBuildingBattleTorch  
Collections
Column of Trajan, Rome  

Location

Current Location
Rome 

Evidence for working practices

1. Block joint

Description
The fluidity of the carving across the block joints indicates that the carving was most likely untaken in place.

2. Toolmarks

Process
Detailing
Tool
Drill
Method
Angle: Vertical (90°)
Force: Gentle
Description
The drill was used to suggest nails on a timber frame construction.

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