Quo Vadis, Roman Draco Standard
original movie prop
As seen used in Ben-Hur 1925 and Quo Vadis 1951.
Sold in the 1970 MGM Auction per included catalog tag.
Per "Roman Standards" (ISBN 978-1-4728-2180-6) by
D'Amato 2018, Osprey Elite #221, on page 46: "The
Draco 'windsock' standard twisted in the wind and hissed
like a serpent." Introduced into the Roman Army during
the reign of Hadrian being borrowed from Sarmatian,
Danubian (Thracian), or Dacian prototypes - a cavalry
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