3D-reconstruction Baden burns 69 AD (2016)
for the Archaeological Service of Canton Aargau and the Vindonissa-Museum
The settlement around the thermae district are burned down for the special exhibition «Kampf um Neros Erbe – die Helvetier zwischen den Fronten» in the Vindonissa-Museum in Brugg / Switzerland.
This picture is based on the reconstruction of Baden around 200 AD for the History of the city of Baden (in coöperation with Joe Rohrer).
After Nero’s suicide, four emperors were fighting for the roman throne. 68/69 AD Helvetii and Legio XXI Rapax, stationed in Vindonissa, go to war against each other. As an act of vengeance the legio burns down Baden.
Picture of the burning Baden 69 AD in the special exhibition / Vindonissa-Museum.
Baden burns – based on the reconstruction around 200 AD (on the right hand side) summer becomes winter 69 AD.