One incredible luck for dacian archaeology: in 1965, in Philippi (Greece) was discovered a tombstone of a roman officer. It turned out to be the leader of the unit that was tasked by the emperor Trajan to track down Decebalus, the last of the dacian kings! You can see that, even if he had a long military career (revealed by the inscription), his most important achievement was that from the Dacian Wars, sculpted on the upper part of the stone, a carving similar to that frim the Trajan's…
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Tombstone of a Roman equerry named Paulus, with cuirass and round shield. Archaeological Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
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Depiction of feasting was a common motif in Roman funerary art. The diner is represented reclining on a couch, with other furniture and dining gear. This is the tombstone of auxiliary cavalryman M. Aemilius Durises from Bonn, Germany. Photograph Barbara McManus (Vroma), Bonn, Rheinisches Landesmuseum.