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I.9.1 Pompeii. Casa del Bell’ Impluvio or House of the Beautiful Impluvium

or Casa delle 6 divinita.

Linked to I.9.2. Excavated 1912 and 1952.

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I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 4, west wall south of door in the red middle area of the wall, remains of wall painting showing three masks.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009.

Room 4, west wall south of door in the red middle area of the wall, remains of wall painting showing three masks.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 5.  Ala.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 5, ala.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 5. Ala floor.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 5, floor of ala.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 5, marble emblema in middle of floor of ala.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 5, marble emblema in middle of floor of ala.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Doorway into Room 6, from room 5.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway into room 6, from room 5.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 6. South wall with window into triclinium.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 6, south wall with window into triclinium.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, tablinum, looking south-west from atrium.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, tablinum, looking south-west from atrium.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, on west side of tablinum.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, on west side of tablinum.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7. Window in west wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, window in west wall.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7. Looking south.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, looking south.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, looking south through tablinum. According to PPM, the floor of cocciopesto was decorated with white tesserae in a “carpet” pattern of a network of hexagons with white tesserae in the centres.  In the middle of the floor was an emblema of tiles and flakes of polychrome marble.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, looking south through tablinum.

According to PPM, the floor of cocciopesto was decorated with white tesserae in a “carpet” pattern of a network of hexagons with white tesserae in the centres. 

In the middle of the floor was an emblema of tiles and flakes of polychrome marble.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 8. Tablinum.  West wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, west wall of tablinum. 

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 8. Tablinum. East wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009.

Room 8, east wall of tablinum showing the remains of a red panel within which was a small architectural area.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 8. Tablinum. East wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, east wall of tablinum. 

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 8. Tablinum. East wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, east wall of tablinum. 

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, east wall of tablinum. Detail of imagines clipeatae (faces on shields) after restoration.
See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici, Vol. 1.  Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 930.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, east wall of tablinum. Detail of imagines clipeatae (faces on shields) after restoration.

See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici, Vol. 1.  Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 930.

 

I.9.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 8. Tablinum. East wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, east wall of tablinum. 

 

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, tablinum.  East wall and Doorway to room 9 and architectural painting on east wall.

I.9.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 8, tablinum. 

East wall and doorway to room 9, with architectural painting on east wall.

 

Part 4

 

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