Brennus Throws His Swords on the Scale

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Ibolya Horvath
by Ludwig Gottlieb Portman
published on 20 June 2016
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Vae victis! Woe to the vanquished! Brennus throws his sword on the scale after the sack of Rome in 390 BCE. Print by Ludwig Gottlieb Portman, based on the drawing of Jacobus Buys, 1794

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Portman, L. G. (2016, June 20). Brennus Throws His Swords on the Scale. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5246/

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Portman, Ludwig G. "Brennus Throws His Swords on the Scale." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 20, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5246/.

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Portman, Ludwig G. "Brennus Throws His Swords on the Scale." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 20 Jun 2016. Web. 01 Dec 2020.

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