Roman silver pepper pot

For the classroom

Pepper pot front


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Pepper pot back


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Pepper pot base


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The Great Dish


The Great Dish from the Mildenhall Treasure.

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The Hoxne hoard

Source: britishmuseum.org

For other objects from the Hoxne hoard follow this link to Explore on the British Museum website. Enter Hoxne hoard in the search box.

Visit the site http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore

Romala’s Villa

Source: bbc.co.uk

2 minute video clip from the BBC about Roman banquets.

See this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/romalas-villa/3709.html

Roman recipes

Source: bbc.co.uk

Visit the site http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/romans/recipes.shtml

Roman cuisine

Source: bbc.co.uk

Foods and drinks the Romans brought to Britain: 8 minute video clip.

Visit the site http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/foods-and-drinks-the-romans-brought-to-britain/12767.html

Outside the classroom

The British Museum

Source: britishmuseum.org

There are several rich late Roman hoards to see at the British Museum.

Visit the site www.britishmuseum.org

Worthing Museum

Source: worthingmuseum.co.uk

The Patching Roman hoard is on display in Worthing Museum.

Visit the site http://www.worthingmuseum.co.uk/
The family that owned the Hoxne pepper pot may have lived and hosted their dinner parties in a villa. Here are some Roman villas to visit.

Lullingstone Roman Villa

Source: english-heritage.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/lullingstone-roman-villa/

Chedworth Roman Villa

Source: nationaltrust.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/chedworth-roman-villa/

Bignor Roman Villa

Source: bignorromanvilla.co.uk

Visit the site http://www.bignorromanvilla.co.uk/

Fishbourne Roman Palace

Source: sussexpast.co.uk

Visit the site http://sussexpast.co.uk/properties-to-discover/fishbourne-roman-palace

Roman silver pepper pot