Roman Mosaic, Fishbourne, West Sussex

Roman Mosaic, Fishbourne, West Sussex
Photograph taken September 1991 © Crown Copyright.NMR ref: BB91_18142

Fishbourne Roman Villa was a very grand Roman villa. It was discovered by accident in 1960 and extensively excavated, and the site opened to the public in 1967. This is one of the moasaics they found during the excavations. It shows cupid riding on a dolphin, surrounded by seashorses.


West Sussex Fishbourne


Roman (43 - 409)


mosaic archaeology remains ruins excavation