Fragment of a Roman Head Pot

          

Story:

This fragment of a Roman Pot Head was loaned for use in the Selby Treasures Exhibition, with thanks to MAP Archaeological Practice. 

History:

This Roman head pot was found by archaeologists working on the Turnhead Farm site in Barlby. The pot represents Septimus Severus, Roman Emperor 193-211. The Imperial family resided in Britain from 208 until Severus’s death in 211 in York. Courtesy, MAP Archaeological Practice.