Roman Milling Scene Sacophagus Published on September 26, 2014 in The History of Manufacturing – Part 1: Prehistory to AntiquityFull resolution (1024 × 866) Roman Flour Mill Roman milling scene. Fragment of a sarcophagus from Via Appia, Rome, dated around 225 – 250 CE. Photo by Author, dated March 2009. Sarcophagus located in the Vatican Museum, inventory number 1370. Image copyright Christoph Roser on AllAboutLean.com.