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I.6.11 Pompeii. Casa dei Quadretti Teatrali or Casa di Casca Longus

or Domus of Calavius Crescens and Calavia Optata.

Linked to I.6.8 and I.6.9. Excavated 1912, 1926 to 1927.

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I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Terracotta puteal. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Terracotta puteal. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Terracotta puteal, decorated with heads of lions, originally found on the east side of the peristyle, but now in atrium. See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1981. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 1. Rome: ICCD. (p.36) See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.36). Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010.

Terracotta puteal, decorated with heads of lions, originally found on the east side of the peristyle, but now in atrium.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1981. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 1. Rome: ICCD. (p.36).

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.36)

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. 1937-39. Terracotta puteal. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 767.

I.6.11 Pompeii. 1937-39. Terracotta puteal.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 767.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. October 2004. Looking north-east across impluvium and terracotta puteal in atrium. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix

I.6.11 Pompeii. October 2004. Looking north-east across impluvium and terracotta puteal in atrium.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2010. Atrium, looking north-west to entrance.  
Impluvium with marble tripod table legs and puteal.  Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2010. Atrium, looking north-west to entrance. 

Impluvium with marble tripod table legs and puteal.  Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. North-west corner of atrium. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. North-west corner of atrium. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards north wall of atrium on west side of entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards north wall of atrium on west side of entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Atrium, wall painting on west end of north wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Atrium, wall painting on west end of north wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting on west end of north wall of atrium.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting on west end of north wall of atrium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. October 2013. Atrium, wall painting on west end of north wall. Photo courtesy of Paula Lock.

I.6.11 Pompeii. October 2013. Atrium, wall painting on west end of north wall.

Photo courtesy of Paula Lock.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Atrium, north-west corner, with one painting on the north wall, and one on the west wall.

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004.

Atrium, north-west corner, with one painting on the north wall, and one on the west wall.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. North end of west wall, with doorway to cubiculum 4, on left. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. North end of west wall, with doorway to cubiculum 4, on left.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Wall painting from north end of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Wall painting from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting from north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of figure from wall painting from north end of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of figure from wall painting from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting from north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail from wall painting from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of figure from wall painting from north end of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of figure from wall painting from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Wall painting on west wall of atrium. The house is known as the Casa dei Quadretti Teatrali because of the theatrical scenes painted in the atrium. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Wall painting from the north end of the west wall of atrium.

The house is known as the Casa dei Quadretti Teatrali because of the theatrical scenes painted in the atrium.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Atrium, west wall with wall painting.

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Atrium, north end of west wall with wall painting.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Atrium, theatrical scene on west wall.

I.6.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Atrium, theatrical scene on north end of west wall.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. West wall of atrium.  Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. West wall of atrium. 

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Looking north across atrium to entrance, with the doorway to the cubiculum in the west wall, on the left.  Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010.

Looking north across atrium to entrance, with the doorway to the cubiculum 4 in the west wall, on the left.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. West wall of atrium, on north side of doorway to cubiculum 4, detail of painted decoration. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015.

West wall of atrium, on north side of doorway to cubiculum 4, detail of painted decoration.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Doorway to cubiculum in west wall of atrium. The central aedicula of the west wall was above a black zoccolo and contained a landscape painting on a black background (see Maiuri NS 1929, p.413) which is now unrecognisable. The side panels of all the wall were red and showed metallic pots/vases given to the prize winners of athletic games. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.6.11 Pompeii. June 2010. Doorway to cubiculum 4 in west wall of atrium.

The central aedicula of the west wall was above a black zoccolo and contained a landscape painting on a black background (see Maiuri NS 1929, p.413) which is now unrecognisable.

The side panels of all the wall were red and showed metallic pots/vases given to the prize winners of athletic games.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Cubiculum 4, looking towards the west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.6.11 Pompeii. May 2015. Cubiculum 4, looking towards the west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

May 2015. West wall of atrium, in south-west corner, with doorway to cubiculum 5, on the right.

May 2015. West wall of atrium, in south-west corner, with doorway to cubiculum 5, on the right.

 

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11. 
At the edges are two goblets each in the form of a chalice.
At the centre are two bowls (ciotole) with the upper part with high edges decorated with concentric circles parallel to the rim.
Below this is a lip with an undulating ribbon pattern which separates the upper and lower parts . 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. 
Bowls:    inventory numbers 144804 and 144805.
Goblets: inventory numbers 144806 and 144807. 
See Guzzo, P. (A cura di), 2006. Argenti a Pompei. Milano, Electa. p.141.

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11.

At the edges are two goblets each in the form of a chalice.

At the centre are two bowls (ciotole) with the upper part with high edges decorated with concentric circles parallel to the rim.

Below this is a lip with an undulating ribbon pattern which separates the upper and lower parts.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.

Bowls:    inventory numbers 144804 and 144805.

Goblets: inventory numbers 144806 and 144807.

See Guzzo, P. (A cura di), 2006. Argenti a Pompei. Milano, Electa. p.141.

 

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11. 
Single handled kantharos or drinking cup decorated with Tritons and Nereid. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 144802. See Guzzo, P. (A cura di), 2006. Argenti a Pompei. Milano, Electa. p.140.

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11.

Single handled kantharos or drinking cup decorated with Tritons and Nereid.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 144802.

See Guzzo, P. (A cura di), 2006. Argenti a Pompei. Milano, Electa. p.140.

 

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11. 
Single handled kantharos or drinking cup decorated with Tritons and Nereid. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 144802.

Silver found against west wall of atrium of I.6.11.

Single handled kantharos or drinking cup decorated with Tritons and Nereid.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 144802.

 

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