Get Gurmeet to make a Roman Soldier. Then as we learn more about the Romans, add to the display

Looked up Samurai soldiers - the costuming looks pretty intricate and intimidating to paint. I could see us making something more like this much easier and cutting out the face. Also, without the info boxes, that will all be on the info poster.

MEDIEVAL TEXTILES:ALL 13TH CENTURY   Eagles with enamel eyes and image of a prince, from the Eagle Dalamatica worn for the coronation by Emperors of the Holy Roman Empire. Chinese damask with purple silk embroidery. Around 1300.  Kunsthistorisches Museum, Schatzkammer, Vienna, Austria

CENTURY Eagles with enamel eyes and image of a prince, from the Eagle Dalamatica worn for the coronation by Emperors of the Holy Roman Empire.

Ravelry: Roman Soldier Amigurumi pattern by Lucy Ravenscar

Roman Soldier Amigurumi pattern by Lucy Collin

Ravelry: Roman Soldier Amigurumi pattern by Lucy Ravenscar Totally reminds me of dr.

The vexillarius.   When a detachment was sent out they took a vexillum, a flag type standard. This showed which Legion they belonged to. It was carried by the vexillarius.

The vexillarius. When a detachment was sent out they took a vexillum, a flag type standard. This showed which Legion they belonged to. It was carried by the vexillarius.

Roman flag

Aquila is the most famous type of Roman Standard and was a great symbol of power and pride.

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