To wash and shrink the fabric so it could be turned into togas
Why is the Fullery of Stephanus so famous?
The Fullery of Stephanus is located via dell abbondazaand was a domus (house) converted into a house. It holds an impluvium (washing basin and vats for liquid in the garden and a fresco depicting the fulling process.
What were the three different pieces of clothing worn?
tunic = popular choice for men
toga = more formal and represented high status e.g. whit with purple border
stola = an ankle length toga worn by women
What is the evidence of how jewellery was used?
gift = snake bracelet found in P engraved "from the master to his slave girl"
worn = lady found with rings and bracelets in a boat shed at H