3D Gallery: Roman well

The 3D model shows a quadrangular, timber-framed Rowan well, excavated in the former Roman vicus of Harelbeke (Belgium). The excavations were conducted by GATE bvba in 2011. The well was recorded with 104 photographs. The 3D model was georeferenced with 13 ground control points, resulting in a RMSE of 0.023m. The illustration shows a vertical orthoimage derived from the 3D model (right), and a digital drawing based on the orthoimage (left).


The well was already discussed in an earlier post, ‘3D: the scientific value‘, and in two publications (1)(2).

The 200,000 faces 3D model can be view below.

Roman well (click to view in 3D)

Roman well

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