Day 6 of the 2016 season

At dawn on the first day of the week, the Concordia team was already at work.

At dawn...

I wonder if anyone thought of the significance, as the sun rose.

We finished work on the eastern storage room.  While doing so, Dr. Chambers recovered an oil lamp,

lamp

and Emily found a coin during the sifting process.

coin

The next model we will post from this area will be the final clean model.

On the north side of the dig, the team is approaching the floor.  They continue to recover many mosaic clusters from the collapsed upper floor. But the clusters are so fragmentary that they only hint at what was above.