Mosaic of cupids in a rose garden

This mosaic shows rose and garland harvest, done by seven little cupids. The garden in which the plants grow is bordered by a picket fence and at the right there is an entrance gate.

Roman, North African part of the empire, emperial period, late 2nd to mid 3rd century AD

From Tunisia

Source:Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 

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    Aren’t those putti, not cupids?
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