Residents are amazed and delighted at the find. “I always knew there was something special underneath the surface of Gloucester,” said one resident. “Wish they’da left us one of those aqueducts, too,” said another.
The use of the classic ‘guilloche’ border pattern dates the mosaic at approximately 5th century AD. However, important questions still remain.
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