The Fates were depicted as weavers. In Ancient Rome, that weaving was one of the typical female jobs

Not all and not always Women of Ancient Rome They were at home and not working outside, on the contrary there professions exercised almost exclusively by women.

A typical Females work antiquity, and Rome was no exception, was the weaving, although in the last period of the Republic this was almost exclusively entrusted to the slaves, they had to sew clothes for rich sottostando to strict rules.

However, women also held other jobs, including those of combers e packers wreaths, while others were quite frequently used as workers in ceramic laboratories and workshops in which were realized tiles (Photo gives: