Trajan in Military Garb

Trajan in Military Garb

Statue of the Roman emperor Trajan (A.D. 98–117) found at Perge.  Second century A.D.

The larger than life size marble statue depicts Trajan in military garb including a leather molded chest covering (cuirass), a military cloak draped over his shoulder and arm, a special belt, a knee length garment, sandals, etc.  Kneeling below him is a vanquished enemy.