Prop Ancient Rome/Gladiators/Ancients Weapons
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Call us at 818-522-0969 for details on renting our Ancient Rome/Gladiators/Ancients weapons and other historical period props. We are a motion picture and television prop guns and props rental only facility located in Los Angeles, CA.
Ancient Rome was an Italic civilization that began on the Italian Peninsula as early as the 8th century BC. Located along the Mediterranean Sea and centered on the city of Rome, it expanded to become one of the largest empires in the ancient world during its height between the first and second centuries AD.
A gladiator was an armed combatant who entertained audiences in the Roman Republic and Roman Empire in violent confrontations with other gladiators, wild animals, and condemned criminals. Some gladiators were volunteers who risked their lives and their legal and social standing by appearing in the arena. Most were despised as slaves, schooled under harsh conditions, socially marginalized, and segregated even in death.
Gladiators offered spectators an example of Rome’s martial ethics and, in fighting or dying well, they could inspire admiration and popular acclaim. The gladiator games lasted for nearly a thousand years, reaching their peak between the 1st century BC and the 2nd century AD.