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Fragment of a roman mosaic

Fragment of a roman mosaic
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 27cm

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Fragment of 2nd century mosaic, probably found in Birchin Lane in 1857. This fragment depicts what looks like a sea creature. It has part of a guilloche chain border. This mosaic consists of tesserae made of stone and ceramic and is coloured black, white, cream, grey and red.

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101 AD - 200 AD
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