Superstock offers millions of photos, videos, and stock assets to creatives around the world. This image of Roman soldiers using two forms of battering ram against the walls of a fortress. B is hung on a chain hanging from a frame, so enabling the men to concentrate their strength on thrusting the battering ram forward rather than the simpler form carried on their shoulders. C is mounted on a siege tower. From Poliorceticon sive de machinis tormentis telis by Justus Lipsius (Joost Lips) (Antwerp, 1605). Engraving. by World History Archive / World History Archive is available for licensing today.
Image Number: 1746-5007
Credit: World History Archive / World History Archive
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Details: 6000 x 4891px | 20" x 16.3" | 88.04MB | 300 dpi
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