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Pompeii. Street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale and Via dei Sepolcri.

 

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. Drawing of street shrine, published in 1819. According to Cooke the shrine was accidentally destroyed in the year 1813 by the carts employed to carry away the ashes. Cooke, Cockburn and Donaldson, 1827. Pompeii Illustrated: Vol. I. London: Cooke. (p. 19).

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. Drawing of street shrine, published in 1819.

According to Cooke the shrine was accidentally destroyed in the year 1813 by the carts employed to carry away the ashes.

Cooke, Cockburn and Donaldson, 1827. Pompeii Illustrated: Vol. I. London: Cooke. (p. 19).

 

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1804 drawing by Piranesi. Detail from view along Via dei Sepolcri, showing street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. See Piranesi, F, 1804. Antiquites de la Grande Grece: Tome I. Paris: Piranesi and Le Blanc. (Pl. V).

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1804 drawing by Piranesi.

Detail from view along Via dei Sepolcri, showing street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale.

See Piranesi, F, 1804. Antiquites de la Grande Grece: Tome I. Paris: Piranesi and Le Blanc. (Pl. V).

 

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1804 drawing by Piranesi. Detail showing street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. See Piranesi, F, 1804. Antiquites de la Grande Grece: Tome I. Paris: Piranesi and Le Blanc. (Pl. V).

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1804 drawing by Piranesi.

Detail showing street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale.

See Piranesi, F, 1804. Antiquites de la Grande Grece: Tome I. Paris: Piranesi and Le Blanc. (Pl. V).

 

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1793 painting by Hackert.

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1793 painting by Hackert.

 

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1793. Detail of street shrine from painting by Hackert.

Pompeii street shrine on the corner of Via Pomeriale. 1793.

Detail of street shrine from painting by Hackert.

 

Via dei Sepolcri, May 2010. Looking north past the site of the Via Pomeriale , on left, from unnamed vicolo and HGE03, on right.

Via dei Sepolcri, May 2010.

Looking north past the site of the Via Pomeriale, on left, from unnamed vicolo and HGE03, on right.

 

Via dei Sepolcri, c. 1869. Looking north past the site of the street shrine and Via Pomeriale, on left.

Via dei Sepolcri, c. 1869. Looking north past the site of the street shrine and Via Pomeriale, on left.

 

Via dei Sepolcri. December 2006. Looking west towards site of the Via Pomeriale next to the Villa di Cicerone.

Via dei Sepolcri. December 2006.

Looking west towards site of the Via Pomeriale next to the Villa di Cicerone.

 

Via Pomeriale. December 2006. Looking east  towards the site of the street shrine and the Via dei Sepolcri.

Via Pomeriale. December 2006.

Looking east towards the site of the street shrine and the Via dei Sepolcri.

 

Via Pomeriale. About 1824. The street shrine as shown by Mazois. See Mazois, F., 1824. Les Ruines de Pompei: Premiere Partie. Paris: Didot Freres. (p. 28, Pl. X).

Via Pomeriale. About 1824. The street shrine as shown by Mazois.

See Mazois, F., 1824. Les Ruines de Pompei: Première Partie. Paris: Didot Freres. (p. 28, Pl. X).