SPAIN / HISPANIA (Roman Spain) - The Romans mostly ate with their fingers. When they were served dished that required utensils, they used spoons and knives. Although forks were common utensils in the villa, they were usually reserved for cooking use only.
Roman soldier carrying his kit Part of the army's training was a twenty Roman miles miles) march (to be completed in five hours) carrying a full pack of weapons, shield, food rations, a cooking pot and a short spade, along with their personal kit.
In my opinion, a site should look as close to historically accurate as you can manage and afford. There should be room for you to work, and the public to wander- Roman Encampment Old Fort MacArthur Days-
Only intact Roman lamp ever found in UK, after it is restored. The lamp dates to I-III century CE. The lantern resembles a modern hurricane lamp and the naked flame would have been protected by a thin sheet of horn — now decomposed — that had been scraped