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
Collection Class
Roman
Common Name
East Coker mosaic
Simple Name
mosaic
Period Classification
Roman (AD 43-410)
Production Date
300-400
Production Country
England
Production Continent
Europe
Material
mortar, stone
Collection Site Name
Chessels
Collection Parish
East Coker
Collection Town
East Coker
Collection County
Somerset
Collection Country
England
Collection Continent
Europe

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