http://www.fashiontrendstoday.com/category/invicta/ Roman slinger of the late 1st century b.C.
Italian warriors, some hoplites in Greek linen armour some in their distinctive Italian hill tribe armour, probably Umbrians. 5th century B.C.
Warrior from the Italian central highlands by Peter Connolly
Italian warriors, Villanovan culture, 8th cent. B.C.
Ancient Italian warriors, Venetic or Umbrian, 5th century B.C.
Vae victis! An Oscan contemplates the last moments of his life while a Roman Hastatus stands victorious before him. The Italian Oscans were an even match with the Roman legionary in sword play but alas not on this occasion.
Samnite Warrior (left) and Roman Triarius (right), IV c. BC.
Roman triarii before the reforms of Marius, III-II cent. BC.