In the Notre-Dame district, the ruins of a Gallo-Roman establishment were excavated in 1956. A 4th c.
polychrome mosaic with geometric decoration was found.
It is now kept at the Musée Ingres at Montauban.
M. Labrousse, “Mosaique polychrome
gallo-romaine découverte à La-Bastide-du-Temple (Tarnet-Garonne),”Pallas
5 (1957) 71-82; cf.Gallia
(1957) 273-74 & figs. 18-19.