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VI.14.12 Pompeii. House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia.

Excavated 1834, 1836, 1844 and 1874. (Strada della Fortuna 33).

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius.  Entrance.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. Entrance doorway.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking north to entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.  Warsher collection no. 536

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking north to entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 536.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. Entrance.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance corridor.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. West side of atrium looking into Oecus.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. West side of atrium, looking into oecus from entrance doorway.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to oecus on left, and to corridor to kitchen, on right.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to oecus on left, and to corridor to kitchen, on right.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking north-east across oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007.

Looking north-east across oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. East side of oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007.

East side of oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. North side of oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007.

North side of oecus on west side of atrium of VI.14.12, taken from VI.14.10.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. West side of atrium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. September 2005. West side of atrium.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Stone near west wall in atrium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Stone near west wall in atrium.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. Impluvium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. Impluvium in atrium.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Atrium, looking north across impluvium with two cistern mouths.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Atrium, looking north across impluvium with two cistern mouths.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2004. Looking north across impluvium in atrium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2004. Looking north across impluvium in atrium.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2004. North side of atrium and garden area.
According to Jashemski, the garden at the rear of the house was excavated in 1874, without a tablinum. There was a portico on the south and east sides, supported by two columns. The two rooms on the west and east sides of the garden, each had a window overlooking it. See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.149)

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2004. North side of atrium and garden area.

According to Jashemski, the garden at the rear of the house was excavated in 1874, without a tablinum.

There was a portico on the south and east sides, supported by two columns.

The two rooms on the west and east sides of the garden, each had a window overlooking it.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.149)

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. North-east side of atrium, with doorway to garden in the centre. In the north-east corner is the doorway leading to the winter triclinium, and steps to upper floor. On the right, the east ala can be seen.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. North-east side of atrium, with doorway to garden in the centre.

In the north-east corner is the doorway leading to the winter triclinium, and steps to upper floor.

On the right, the east ala can be seen.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. North wall of triclinium in north-east corner of atrium.
Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 701

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. North wall of triclinium in north-east corner of atrium.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 701.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking towards the north-east corner of the atrium, and doorway to triclinium, on right. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.  Warsher collection no. 1835

VI.14.12 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking towards the north-east corner of the atrium, and doorway to triclinium, on right.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1835.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. Rooms on east side of atrium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2007. Rooms on east side of atrium.

 

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. Rooms on east side of atrium. On the left, the doorway to the winter triclinium, the east ala, and then two doorways to cubicula.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. May 2005. Rooms on east side of atrium.

On the left, the doorway to the winter triclinium, the east ala, and then two doorways to cubicula.

 

VI.14.12 House of L. Numisius Rarus and his wife Oppia, or Casa di Vesonius. Rooms on east side of atrium.

VI.14.12 Pompeii. December 2004. Two doorways to cubicula on east side of atrium.