Scale model (1:10) of a tortoise (testudo), a military engine used to protect troops approaching the walls of an enemy city.

Inv. No. MCR 892.

Rome, Museum of Roman Civilization
(Museo della civiltà romana)

Credits:
2009. Photo: S. Tariverdieva.
Text: Museum inscription.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: scale model tortoise testudomilitary engine Inv No MCR 892
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME