- Museum number
Watercolour of a mosaic from Cirencester, depicting octagons with flowers.
Fragment of a scheme consisting of overall grid of abutting octagons in simple guilloche, containing circular panels bordered in guilloche or waves, enclosing flowers. On one side of the fragment are the remains of a broad grey band and a scroll with red-tipped leaf.
- Production date
Length: 217 millimetres (Image)
Length: 353 millimetres (Paper)
Width: 168 millimetres (Image)
Width: 325 millimetres (Paper)
- Curator's comments
- The original mosaic dates from the second century AD. It is from the site of the Congregational Church, Dyer Street, Cirencester, and is now in Corinium Museum.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number