Weapons and armour. Fresco on the inside side of sarcophagus slab from a Lucanian Tomb.

Second half of the 4th century BCE.

Paestum, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Paestum)

Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: fresco mural wall painting from Paestum a Lucanian Tomb pomegranate round shield parma spear greave greaves chausses knemides ocrea plume crest crested helmet headpiece head-piece armor armour anatomical cuirass lorica warrior soldier ornamental pattern woman with jug on the head female clothes clothing garments
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME