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I.10.4 Pompeii. Casa del Menandro or House of the Menander

or House of the Silver Treasure.

Peristyle area and garden.

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I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2006. North side of peristyle, looking towards west portico.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2006. North side of peristyle, looking towards west portico.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus and terracotta puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus and terracotta puteal on west side of north portico.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Painted pluteus and puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking south to painted pluteus and puteal on west side of north portico.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. 1964. North side of peristyle, near north-west corner of portico. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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I.10.4 Pompeii. 1964. North side of peristyle, near north-west corner of portico.

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus and puteal on west side of north portico, looking from portico side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus and puteal on west side of north portico, looking from portico side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of puteal on west side of north portico, looking from portico side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of puteal on west side of north portico, looking from portico side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Puteal on west side of north portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Puteal on west side of north portico, looking from garden side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Puteal on west side of north portico, looking from garden side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south along west side of peristyle.

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south along west side of peristyle.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Peristyle, west portico, with dip for Sarno canal underneath.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Course of Sarno canal, under west portico.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Hole in west portico floor, ventilation for the Sarno canal.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus at north end of west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus at north end of west portico.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Painted pluteus from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

I.10.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pluteus around west side of peristyle, with painted garden plants.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking north along west portico on garden side.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking north along west portico on garden side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking north along west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking north along west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking north-east across peristyle garden towards east side from south-west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking north-east across peristyle garden towards east side from south-west portico.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking south from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking south from west portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. June 2012. Area 25, south-west corner of peristyle. Sacrarium with built in altar and apsed niche. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

I.10.4 Pompeii. June 2012. Area 25, south-west corner of peristyle.

Sacrarium with built in altar and apsed niche.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, ceiling.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, ceiling.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 25, looking towards east wall and south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015.

Alcove 25, looking towards east wall and south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, east wall.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, east wall.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. 1957. Alcove 25, east wall. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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I.10.4 Pompeii. 1957. Alcove 25, east wall. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 25, looking towards south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015.

Alcove 25, looking towards south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, south wall with painted columns and pilasters opening onto a painted garden with trees and birds. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012.

Alcove 25, south wall with painted columns and pilasters opening onto a painted garden with trees and birds.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, south wall with painted columns and pilasters opening onto a painted garden with trees and bird .

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010.

Alcove 25, south wall with painted columns and pilasters opening onto a painted garden with trees and birds.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, detail from panel on west side of south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012.

Alcove 25, detail from panel on west side of south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. 1957. Alcove 25, detail from centre of south wall. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details. J57f0484

I.10.4 Pompeii. 1957. Alcove 25, detail from centre of south wall.

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, altar to household gods against west wall.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, altar to household gods against west wall.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, lararium or domestic shrine. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 25, lararium or domestic shrine.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. Alcove 25 in south-west corner of peristyle. Lararium or domestic shrine with built in altar and apsed niche. Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

I.10.4 Pompeii. Alcove 25 in south-west corner of peristyle.

Lararium or domestic shrine with built in altar and apsed niche.

Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. 4th October 1937. Alcove 25 in south-west corner of peristyle. 
Lararium or domestic shrine with built in altar and apsed niche. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

I.10.4 Pompeii. 4th October 1937. Alcove 25 in south-west corner of peristyle.

Lararium or domestic shrine with built in altar and apsed niche.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, sacrarium.
The busts are plaster cast of the original wooden busts. 
These are probably ancestor images.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 25, lararium or domestic shrine.

The busts are plaster cast taken from the cavities left by the original wooden busts.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Lararium or domestic shrine. Four plaster casts. According to Cicirelli, these are imagines maiorum, ancestor images, and were accompanied a statuette of a sitting youth, identified as a lar. See Stefani, G. (Ed), 2003. Menander: La casa del Menandro di Pompei. Milano: Mondadori Electa. (p. 187)

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Lararium or domestic shrine. Four plaster casts.

According to Cicirelli, these are imagines maiorum, ancestor images, and were accompanied a statuette of a sitting youth, identified as a lar.

See Stefani, G. (Ed), 2003. Menander: La casa del Menandro di Pompei. Milano: Mondadori Electa. (p. 187)

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking east along south portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking east along south portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24.

I.10.4 Pompeii. December 2006.  Alcove 24.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, stucco. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, stucco. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. December 2006.  Alcove 24, Stucco.

I.10.4 Pompeii. December 2006.  Alcove 24, stucco.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24, stucco and painted plaster.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24, stucco and painted plaster.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, painted plaster below stucco of alcove.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, painted plaster below stucco of alcove.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24, painted plaster of Venus and cherubs in temple.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1981. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 1. Rome: ICCD. (p. 128)

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, painted plaster of Venus and cherubs in temple.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, painted plaster of Venus and cherubs in temple.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24, detail of painting of Venus.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2010. Alcove 24, detail of painting of Venus.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, detail of painting of Venus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2012. Alcove 24, detail of painting of Venus.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, detail of floor. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, detail of floor. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, detail from floor. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

I.10.4 Pompeii. May 2015. Alcove 24, detail from floor. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

I.10.4 Pompeii. December 2006. South portico. Looking west along doorways of room 21, and alcoves 22, 23, 24 and 25.

I.10.4 Pompeii. December 2006. South portico.

Looking west along doorways of room 21, and alcoves 22, 23, 24 and 25.

 

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