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VII.2.35 Pompeii. Casa di Mercurio.

Linked to VII.2.27 and VII.2.30. Excavated 1844, 1848, 1862.

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VII.2.35 Pompeii. December 2007. West side of atrium from entrance corridor.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. December 2007. West side of atrium from entrance corridor.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. December 2007. West side of atrium with the remains of staircase.  At the rear is the corridor linking to VII.2.27.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. December 2007. West side of atrium with the remains of staircase. 

At the rear is the corridor linking to VII.2.27.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Corridor on west side of  atrium, leading to VII.2.27. Looking north. On the left would have been a doorway with two steps to VII.2.30.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Corridor on west side of atrium, leading to VII.2.27. Looking north.

On the left would have been a doorway with two steps to VII.2.30.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Doorway with two steps, leading west into VII.2.30.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Doorway with two steps, leading west into rear of VII.2.30.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking over the west wall of the garden area,  into VII.2.27.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010.

Looking over the west wall of the garden area, into rear of VII.2.27.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking south-east across garden, tablinum’s east wall and atrium, taken from corridor leading from VII.2.27.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010.

Looking south-east across garden, tablinum’s east wall and atrium.

Photo taken from corridor leading from VII.2.27.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking north through tablinum to garden area.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking north through tablinum to garden area.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. East wall of tablinum, looking north-east to garden area.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. East wall of tablinum, looking north-east to garden area.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking north into garden from tablinum.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking north into garden from tablinum.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Looking through Tablinum to small garden with remains of raised planting beds and painted wall plaster.  On the walls above the planting beds were large paintings of plants and vases. See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.174).

VII.2.35 Pompeii. December 2007. 

Looking through tablinum to small garden with remains of raised planting beds and painted wall plaster. 

On the walls above the planting beds were large paintings of plants and vases. 

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.174).

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. North wall of garden.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. North wall of garden.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. South-east corner of garden and doorway to triclinium.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. South-east corner of garden and doorway to triclinium.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east into triclinium, from garden area.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east into triclinium, from garden area.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. North wall of triclinium.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. North wall of triclinium.

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. East wall of triclinium.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. East wall of triclinium. 

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking south into the triclinium from the doorway of the garden. The following graffiti was found in this room 
CXXVI
CXX
CXII
CXIX
CXXXIX
CXXX
CXXV     [CIL IV 1677]
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p.160)

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking south into the triclinium from the doorway of the garden.

The following graffiti was found in this room

CXXVI
CXX
CXII
CXIX
CXXXIX
CXXX
CXXV     [CIL IV 1677]

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p.160)

 

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking south across atrium to entrance, from tablinum.

VII.2.35 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking south across atrium to entrance, from tablinum.

 

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