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"2000-year old mosaic unearthed under New Museum in Lincoln"
2000-year old mosaic unearthed under new museum in Lincoln
trefwoorden: romeinse tijd - 4e eeuw - Lincoln - mozaiek
Building work on the new £10.5 million City and County Museum site in Lincoln has revealed the biggest Roman mosaic found in the city for a century.
The mosaic was unearthed last month during excavations at what will eventually form the goods lift at the new museum site in central Lincoln.
Further work has since unearthed more of the red and white mosaic, which measures approximately four metres square. Experts now believe that it formed the corridor of a luxurious Roman Town House dating from the third or fourth century AD.
Lees verder bij: 24 hour museum (15 juli 2003)