Scene Number: 104
Subject: Trajan addressing his troops
Spiral & Panel Number:16b
Drum Number(s):12-13
Subject Description: This adlocutio, at an early stage in the second war, follows on a sacrifice and precedes the advance of the Roman troops.
Subject Keywords: Trajan, adlocutio, aquila, signum
Tool & Technical Description: This is a very widely-spaced adlocutio scene. Note the tree at the far left, forming a scene division. The hole was caused by looters hacking out the metal clamp which once served to hold the drums together.
Tool Keywords: joint, composition
Photographer: pr
CD Number: 4
Image Number: 73
PR Slide Number: 205.0311
Record Number: 404
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The McMaster Trajan Project, 1999