Bone grip of a Roman gladius sword. Muzeul National de Istorie a Romaniei - Bucaresti, Romania.

Bone grip of a Roman gladius sword. Muzeul National de Istorie a Romaniei - Bucaresti, Romania.

Late-Roman era sarcophagus found by Turkish farmer.  A late-Roman era sarcophagus thought to be belonging to the Late Roman Empire was unearthed and transferred to a museum after it was found by a farmer in Turkey's İznik district of Bursa last week. The sarcophagus, which has many relief figures including the ancient god of love  Eros on four sides, was found in an olive grove in Bursa’s İznik district  [Credit: AA]

Late-Roman era sarcophagus found by Turkish farmer. A late-Roman era sarcophagus thought to be belonging to the Late Roman Empire was unearthed and transferred to a museum after it was found by a farmer in Turkey's İznik district of Bursa last week. The sarcophagus, which has many relief figures including the ancient god of love Eros on four sides, was found in an olive grove in Bursa’s İznik district [Credit: AA]

Several early swords from the Nijmegen museum, NL, showing the handles made of bone/ivory and hardwoord www.romancoins.info/MilitaryEquipment-Attack.html

Several early swords from the Nijmegen museum, NL, showing the handles made of bone/ivory and hardwoord www.romancoins.info/MilitaryEquipment-Attack.html

Late Republican Roman (Caesarian) bronze helmet of Coolus-Mannheim type. In a museum in Toulouse, France.

Late Republican Roman (Caesarian) bronze helmet of Coolus-Mannheim type. In a museum in Toulouse, France.

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