appears in a suit of armour with a cloak around his shoulders,
equipped with a gladius on his left and a round shield
with a pronounced boss. He probably held a lance at his right side
- which is missing.
The back of the statuette is roughly cut, indicating that the statuette may have been displayed in a niche.
The c. 31cm tall statuette of grey-brown sandstone was found in the vicus of Fort Miltenberg-Altstadt at the level of the railroad tracks.
Grey-brown sandstone; height 31.5cm. Dating around 200 AD
Bavarian State Conservation Office – Landesstelle für die nichtstaatlichen Museen & Bavarian State Archaeological Collection with the support of the Bayerische Sparkassenstiftung