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VI.10.11 Pompeii. Casa del Naviglio o di zefiro e flora or House of Tintirius.

Excavated 1824, 1826, 1830. (Strada della Fortuna 61).

Linked to VI.10.8 and VI.10.9.

 

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VI.10.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Entrance doorway.
According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, found in January 1827 on the west (left) side of the entrance doorway, was –
M(arcum) Cerrinium
Vatiam aed(ilem)
Tintirius rog(at)    [CIL IV 156]
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p.136)  PAH II, 183. 
According to Frohlich, also seen on the left pilaster was a painting of a figure, possibly a Lar.
Below were two serpents flanking an altar. All the paintings have now faded and disappeared.
See Fröhlich, T., 1991. Lararien und Fassadenbilder in den Vesuvstädten. Mainz: von Zabern. (F40)
See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (86)

VI.10.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Entrance doorway, with lava threshold.

According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, found in January 1827 on the west (left) side of the entrance doorway, was –

 

M(arcum) Cerrinium

Vatiam aed(ilem)

Tintirius rog(at)    [CIL IV 156]

 

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.

(p.136)  PAH II, 183.

 

According to Fröhlich, also seen on the left pilaster was a painting of a figure, possibly a Lar.

Below were two serpents flanking an altar. All the paintings have now faded and disappeared.

See Fröhlich, T., 1991. Lararien und Fassadenbilder in den Vesuvstädten. Mainz: von Zabern. (F40)

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (86)

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 1, entrance fauces, looking south to entrance doorway with lava threshold. According to Breton, the entrance corridor was decorated with paintings of beautiful vases and birds on the walls.
See Breton, Ernest. 1870. Pompeia, Guide de visite a Pompei, 3rd ed. Paris, Guerin.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009.

Room 1, entrance fauces, looking south to entrance doorway with lava threshold.

According to Breton, the entrance corridor was decorated with paintings of beautiful vases and birds on the walls.

See Breton, Ernest. 1870. Pompeia, Guide de visite a Pompei, 3rd ed. Paris, Guerin.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 2.  Cella Ostiaria on east side of fauces

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. 

Room 2, cella ostiaria, on east side of fauces.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 1.  Fauces.  East wall.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 1, east wall of fauces. 

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 1.  Fauces.  West wall.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 1, west wall of fauces. 

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  December 2004.  Atrium.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Room 3, atrium, looking north.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, looking north across atrium. According to Winsor Leach, the two pilasters on the north side held painted panels of Zeus, on the left, and Hera enthroned, on the right.
See The Social Life of Painting in Ancient Rome and on the Bay of Naples, by Eleanor Winsor Leach.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, looking north across atrium.

According to Winsor Leach, the two pilasters on the north side held painted panels of Zeus, on the left, and Hera enthroned, on the right.

See The Social Life of Painting in Ancient Rome and on the Bay of Naples, by Eleanor Winsor Leach.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. 1968. Room 3, looking north across atrium. 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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VI.10.11 Pompeii. 1968. Room 3, looking north across atrium. 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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VI.10.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Room 3, atrium. According to Bragantini, the atrium walls were decorated with a red dado and squares with yellow edges. The middle zone was divided into red panels with paintings, narrow white compartments with yellow partitions.
See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1983. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 2. Rome: ICCD. (p.234-5)

VI.10.11 Pompeii. December 2004. Room 3, atrium.

According to Bragantini, the atrium walls were decorated with a red dado and squares with yellow edges.

The middle zone was divided into red panels with paintings, narrow white compartments with yellow partitions.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1983. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 2. Rome: ICCD. (p.234-5)

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii, but listed as VI.10.1 on the photo. 1937-39. Looking north-east across room 3, atrium. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 1832

VI.10.11 Pompeii, but listed as VI.10.1 on the photo. 1937-39. Looking north-east across room 3, atrium.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1832.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room3.  South east corner of atrium.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, south-east corner of atrium.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of wall panel from south wall in the south-east corner.
The central panel showed Bacchus with his panther.
See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 3)

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of wall panel from south wall in the south-east corner.

The central panel showed Bacchus with his panther.

See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. (Tav. 3).

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, wall painting of Bacchus on his throne, fromsouth wall of atrium. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 9456. Found 19th September 1825. Photo courtesy of Davide Peluso. See PAH II 139-140.
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples: Nicola Longobardi. (p.133).

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, wall painting of Bacchus on his throne, from south wall of atrium.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 9456. Found 19th September 1825.

Photo courtesy of Davide Peluso.

See PAH II 139-140.

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples: Nicola Longobardi. (p. 133).

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of sitting Bacchus, crowned with ivy, and a cup in his hand, his panther at his side.
See Zahn, W., 1842. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: II. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 81)
The painting is now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 9456.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of sitting Bacchus, crowned with ivy, and a cup in his hand, his panther at his side.

See Zahn, W., 1842. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: II. Berlin: Reimer. (Tav. 81)

The painting is now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 9456.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, east wall of atrium.
According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, in September 1825 found on the right wall of the atrium painted in black letters was –
M(arcum) C(errinium) V(atiam) aed(ilem)
d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 150]
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p.133)  PAH II, 139-40; III, 63,64.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, east wall of atrium.

According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, in September 1825 found on the right wall of the atrium painted in black letters was –

 

M(arcum) C(errinium) V(atiam) aed(ilem)

d(ignum) r(ei) p(ublicae) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis)    [CIL IV 150]

 

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.

(p.133)  PAH II, 139-40; III, 63,64.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of naked warrior, from south side of doorway to room 4 on east wall of atrium.
See Zahn, W., 1852. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: III. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 70)
See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1833)

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of naked warrior, from south side of doorway to room 4 on east wall of atrium.

See Zahn, W., 1852. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: III. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 70)

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1833)

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of panel in east wall of atrium between doorways to cubiculum 4 and 5. See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. Taf. 53. See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1954)

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of panel in east wall of atrium between doorways to cubiculum 4 and 5.

See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. Taf. 53.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1954)

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of flying couple, with cornucopia.
See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 12)
According to Bragantini, this painting of a couple in flight with cornucopia was found on the east wall between doorways to rooms 5 and 4.
See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1983. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 2. Rome: ICCD. (p.235, atrio 2)
According to Schefold, this was found on the east wall between rooms 6 and 5.
See Schefold, K., 1957. Die Wände Pompejis. Berlin: De Gruyter. (p.124)
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 8830.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. Room 3, drawing of flying couple, with cornucopia.

See Zahn, W., 1828. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: I. Berlin: Reimer. (tav 12)

According to Bragantini, this painting of a couple in flight with cornucopia was found on the east wall between doorways to rooms 5 and 4.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1983. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 2. Rome: ICCD. (p.235, atrio 2)

According to Schefold, this was found on the east wall between rooms 6 and 5.

See Schefold, K., 1957. Die Wände Pompejis. Berlin: De Gruyter. (p.124)

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 8830.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 4.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 4.

 

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, east wall.

VI.10.11 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, east wall.

 

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