The sign is part of a display located in the archeological garden in Azor (in the area of the Citadel of the Plain - Chateau de Plan)
The Pressure surface was photographed that day Click for a larger image Translation of the text on the sign
: Pressure surface of Oil mill
The pickling substrate was part of the squeezing facility at the oil mill.
This facility combines two facilities: a pickling substrate and a central collecting tank.
The baskets of olive paste were arranged on a perforated wooden board, which was placed over an opening from the whole stone, and the sap flowed directly down into it.
Early Islamic period (6th-8th centuries AD)
Authority No. 2006-761