East Coker mosaic

Description
This mosaic panel shows two hunters returning home after a successful day with a deer slung on a pole. Below them is their hunting dog. The mosaic comes from a Roman villa and may reflect the villa ownerês love of hunting. The huntersê clothes are typical of the second half of the 4th century AD.
Accession Loan No.
TTNCM : A.266
Simple Name
mosaic
Collection Country
England
Common Name
East Coker mosaic
Production Country
England
Material
mortar, stone
Period Classification
Roman (AD 43-410)
Collection Class
Roman
Collection Contintent
Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
300-400
Collection Parish
East Coker
Collection Town
East Coker
Collection County
Somerset
Collection Site Name
Chessels
On Display
Museum of Somerset
Created At
2016-05-07 16:52:25
Updated At
2016-05-07 16:52:25

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