Story trail five: mosaic tesserae

Tags: Museum, Mural, story trails

Scene 1: A Roman worker creates thousands of mosaic tiles in a workshop by chiselling stone

Scene 2: A Roman family welcomes guests into their home. The floor is decorated with a large mosaic.

Scene 3: A group of modern archaeologists excavate the remains of a Roman villa. Fragments of the mosaic can be seen through a sedimentary layer.