Romans At Work

Doctor (or maybe a barber)

Arachne entry with long text.

Cobblers Shoe Makers

Altino, Museo Archeologico. (Veneto, Italy); Box urn of cobbler Donatus with depiction of tools (last and awl). Image source
Sourced from Sarah Bond’s Blog.
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Cobbler far left, next spinner. A sarcophagus of Titus Flavius Trophimas. From Ostia, 98-117 CE now Museo Terme di Diocleziano. Image from twitter.

Wool working

Roman funerary relief of wool merchant Titus Aelius Evangelus showing wool processing. Mid-2nd c.

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Another relief:

thanks to twitter

Smithing

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Berlin

Comb Maker

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From Asti, Comb manufacturer sits at a table and works on a comb, his assistant hands him an object

Milling and Baking

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Harvesting Grain

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Carpentry

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Centrale Montemartini: frieze from the office of the “Fabri Tignarii” (joiners/carpenters)

Merchant Scenes


Til-Châtel, relief blocks from a grave monument with depiction of a wine merchant. 2nd – 3rd century AD. (Guide de la Musée Archéologique de Dijon [Dijon 1995] 35)
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Cloth merchants
mirror seller
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Capua relief
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