In a coffee shop in Cirencester, The Snail and I rested our weary limbs having just climbed up to the amphitheatre then down again. On the wall of this emporium of drink was a clearly highly accurate painting of Romans doing what they did, on their way into the East Gate of Cirencester.
And what do we find in the bottom right corner?
An early PalletCart (cartus ab palletae) but with one major design flaw.
It isn’t purple.