Ancient Gladiator Figurines
A set of four metal figurines depicting various ancient roman gladiators (40mm tall).
- The Secutor. Trained to use a tall rectangular shield and a small sword he was specifically trained to fight the retiarius.
- The Retiarius. Equiped with a trident, a dagger and a net. They commonly fought secutores or mirmillones.
- The Thracian. Featuring a broad-rimmed helmet, a small shield and two thigh-length greaves and favoured a curved sword (sica).
- The Samnite. Armed with a sword, a large shield and wore a boiled leather greave and visored helmet.