Colchester Archaeology Talks present: Roman Life – Dining

ONLINE TALK on January 21, 2021 at 19:30 – 20:30,  £4.75

The Romans typically ate three meals daily, with dinner considered the most important meal. The Dinner party was an important social occasion – it exercised the social institution of patronage, and  allowed the host to show off the best tableware and mosaics and surprise the guests with the selection of food and wine on offer.

Tickets are only £4.75, click here to buy yours.

‘ROMAN LIFE’ talk series

The ‘Roman Life’ series of entertaining online talks from the knowledgeable Romanist, Richard Bale explores different aspects of living in Roman times using archaeological and historical evidence. Each talk seeks to reveal the hows and whys of a topic, so that we can understand both the similarities and differences with our Roman ancestors.

         Richard Bale

Each talk is presented via Zoom and lasts around 45 minutes, with Richard being available to answer your questions.