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I.6.3 Pompeii. Officina di Vero gromatico. Workshop of Verus the Blacksmith.

Excavated 1911.

 

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I.6.3 Pompeii. May 2010. Workshop and façade of insula I.6, looking west along Via dell’Abbondanza.

 

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1.6.3 Pompeii. May 2010. Upper floor.

 

I.6.3 Pompeii. December 2006. Entrance and façade.
According to Varone and Stefani, electoral recommendations could be read on the west (right) side of the entrance doorway, when it was first excavated in 1911. These were numbered CIL IV 7146, 7142, 7144, 7148 and 7150.
See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.54)

According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these are

L(ucium) Popidium Secundum
aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 7146]

Licinium Faustinum
aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 7142]

Pansam aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)   [CIL IV 7144]

C(aium) Calventium
Sittium Magnum IIvir(um) i(ure) d(icundo)
o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 7148]

Severum
o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 7150]

I.6.3 Pompeii. December 2006. Entrance and façade.

According to Varone and Stefani,

electoral recommendations could be read on the west (right) side of the entrance doorway, when it was first excavated in 1911.

These were numbered CIL IV 7146, 7142, 7144, 7148 and 7150.

See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.54)

 

According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these are

 

L(ucium) Popidium Secundum

aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 7146]

 

Licinium Faustinum

aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 7142]

 

Pansam aed(ilem) d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)   [CIL IV 7144]

 

C(aium) Calventium

Sittium Magnum IIvir(um) i(ure) d(icundo)

o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 7148]

 

Severum

o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 7150]

 

I.6.3 Officina di Vero. House of Verus, the Blacksmith

I.6.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Entrance.

 

I.6.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking south across workshop, with steps to upper floor on the right. The high zoccolo of Opus signinum with panels separated by black bands and edged by thin red lines formed the simple decoration of this workshop, and followed the line of the stairs leading above.  The decoration of the Opus signinum floor had inserted polychrome marble tiles. In the south wall of the rear room was a window, which took its light from the atrium of the neighbouring house at I.6.2.

I.6.3 Pompeii. May 2005.

Looking south across workshop, with steps to upper floor on the right.

The high zoccolo of Opus signinum with panels separated by black bands and edged by thin red lines formed the simple decoration of this workshop, and followed the line of the stairs leading above.  The decoration of the Opus signinum floor had inserted polychrome marble tiles.

In the south wall of the rear room was a window, which took its light from the atrium of the neighbouring house at I.6.2.