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VIII.1.4 Pompeii. Antiquarium. Opened 1861 (Maiuri) or 1873-4 (SAP).

Including the Larario dei Pompeianisti which was opened in 1948.

Bombed 1943. Reconstructed 1947. Reopened 13th June 1948.

Closed for restoration 1976. Did not reopen after earthquake in 1980.

Restoration work 2009 to 2016. Reopened 28th April 2016.

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VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. May 2011. Looking east from site entrance towards roadway up to Porta Marina. On the right is the exterior west wall of the Antiquarium above the Suburban Villa. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. May 2011. Looking east from site entrance towards roadway up to Porta Marina.

On the right is the exterior wall of the Antiquarium above the Suburban Villa. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2015. Looking east towards the exterior wall of the Antiquarium above the Suburban Villa, the site of the Larario dei Pompeianisti.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2015.

Looking east towards the exterior wall of the Antiquarium above the Suburban Villa, the site of the Larario dei Pompeianisti.

 

Between the Antiquarium and the Porta Marina is the Larario dei Pompeianisti. April 2007. Photo courtesy of Andreas Tschurilow.

Between the Antiquarium and the Porta Marina is the Larario dei Pompeianisti. April 2007.

Photo courtesy of Andreas Tschurilow.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. April 2007. Photo courtesy of Andreas Tschurilow. The large white panel at the back is the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum. This is a plan of Pompei cut onto a slab of travertine 5m wide by 2.73m high and was completed in 1947. See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (Page 205).

Larario dei Pompeianisti. April 2007. Photo courtesy of Andreas Tschurilow.

The large white panel at the back is the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.

This is a plan of Pompei cut onto a slab of travertine 5m wide by 2.73m high and was completed in 1947.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p. 205).

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. July 2010. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer. The Larario was inaugurated 13th June 1948 with the busts of Fiorelli, Ruggiero and Mau there.  Busts of Maiuri and Della Corte were added later. See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (Page 205).

Larario dei Pompeianisti. July 2010. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

The Larario was inaugurated 13th June 1948 with the busts of Fiorelli, Ruggiero and Mau there. 

Busts of Maiuri and Della Corte were added later.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (Page 205).

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. This contains the busts of the Pompeianisti.
From left to right are Della Corte, Maiuri, Mau, Fiorelli and Ruggiero.
In the background is the 1947 plan of Pompeii the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. This contains the busts of the Pompeianisti.

From left to right are Della Corte, Maiuri, Mau, Fiorelli and Ruggiero.

In the background is the 1947 plan of Pompeii the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2015. Looking east.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. Looking east.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Looking east towards the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Looking east towards the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2015. Looking east towards the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum. This is a plan of Pompei cut onto a slab of travertine 5m wide by 2.73m high and was completed in 1947.
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p. 205).

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. Looking east towards the Forma Urbis Pompeiorum.

This is a plan of Pompei cut onto a slab of travertine 5m wide by 2.73m high and was completed in 1947.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p. 205).

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1966. Looking north. 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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1966. Looking north. 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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010. North side.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010. North side.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. North side with busts of Della Corte, Maiuri and Mau.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. North side with busts of Della Corte, Maiuri and Mau.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010, during restoration. Busts of Della Corte, Maiuri and Mau.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010, during restoration. Busts of Della Corte, Maiuri and Mau.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. Old photo of busts of Matteo Della Corte, Amedeo Maiuri and August Mau.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. Old photo of busts of Matteo Della Corte, Amedeo Maiuri and August Mau.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Bust of Matteo della Corte.
The inscription underneath is 

MATTEO
DELLA CORTE
1875 – 1962

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Bust of Matteo della Corte.

The inscription underneath is

 

MATTEO

DELLA CORTE

1875 – 1962

 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Detail of bust of Matteo della Corte.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2016. Detail of bust of Matteo della Corte.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1966. Bust of  Matteo Della Corte. 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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1966. Bust of Matteo Della Corte.

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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Matteo Della Corte taken by Stanley A. Jashemski. Pompeii. 1957.
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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Matteo Della Corte taken by Stanley A. Jashemski. Pompeii. 1957.

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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Matteo Della Corte and Mrs. Tatiana Warscher (on right) in the Della Corte’s garden, 1957, photographed 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. J57f0421

Matteo Della Corte and Mrs. Tatiana Warscher (on right) in the Della Corte’s garden, 1957.

Photograph 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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Amedeo Maiuri.
The inscription underneath is 

AMEDEO MAIVRI
1886 – 1963.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Amedeo Maiuri.

The inscription underneath is

 

AMEDEO MAIVRI

1886 – 1963.

 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Detail of bust of Amedeo Maiuri.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Detail of bust of Amedeo Maiuri.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of August Mau.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of August Mau.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Detail of bust of August Mau.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016.

Detail of bust of August Mau. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Inscription underneath bust of August Mau.
The inscription reads

AVGVSTO MAV
N KILIAE XV OCT MDCCCXL
O ROMAE VI MART MDCCCCIX
POMPEIANAE ANTIQVITATIS
PER SEPTEM LVSTRA
INDAGATORI SAGACISSIMO
INTERPRETI DOCTISSIMO
GRATI ANIMI ERGO
AMICI ET DISCIPVLI
IMAGINEM AENEAM
POSVERE

EFFOSSIONVM PRAEFECTVRA
BASIM HONORIS CAVSA DECREVIT
EADEM QVE

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Inscription underneath bust of August Mau.

The inscription reads

 

AVGVSTO MAV

N KILIAE XV OCT MDCCCXL

O ROMAE VI MART MDCCCCIX

POMPEIANAE ANTIQVITATIS

PER SEPTEM LVSTRA

INDAGATORI SAGACISSIMO

INTERPRETI DOCTISSIMO

GRATI ANIMI ERGO

AMICI ET DISCIPVLI

IMAGINEM AENEAM

POSVERE

 

EFFOSSIONVM PRAEFECTVRA

BASIM HONORIS CAVSA DECREVIT

EADEM QVE

 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of Augusto Mau.  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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of August Mau.  

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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964.  Bust of Augusto Mau.  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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of August Mau.  

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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. Busts of Fiorelli and Ruggiero.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. September 2015. Busts of Fiorelli and Ruggiero.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010, during restoration. Busts of Fiorelli and Ruggiero.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. May 2010, during restoration. Busts of Fiorelli and Ruggiero.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Fiorelli.  
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Fiorelli. 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. Bust of Fiorelli.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. Bust of Fiorelli. 

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964.  Bust of Iosepho Fiorelli.  
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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of Iosepho Fiorelli. 

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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Iosepho Fiorelli.  
The inscription on the front of the pedestal reads:

          IOSEPHO FIORELLI
DE ANTIQVITA TIBUS POMPEIANIS
            OPTIME MERITO
       EX PVBLICO DECRETO
          CIVES VIVENTI CIVI
             POSVERVNT
              MDCCCXCV

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Iosepho Fiorelli. 

The inscription on the front of the pedestal reads:

 

          IOSEPHO FIORELLI

DE ANTIQVITATIBUS POMPEIANIS

            OPTIME MERITO

       EX PVBLICO DECRETO

          CIVES VIVENTI CIVI

             POSVERVNT

              MDCCCXCV

 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Michele Ruggiero.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Bust of Michele Ruggiero.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Detail of bust of Michele Ruggiero.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Detail of bust of Michele Ruggiero.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016. Inscription under bust of Michele Ruggiero. This refers to him as Michael rather than Michele.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

MICHAEL RVGGIERO
ARCHITECTO
PRAEFECTO POMPEIORVM EFFOSSIONIBVS
I?NDE AB A MDCCCLXXV AD A MDCCCXCIII
OB MERITA EIVS

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. September 2016.

Inscription under bust of Michele Ruggiero.

This refers to him as Michael rather than Michele.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

MICHAEL RVGGIERO

ARCHITECTO

PRAEFECTO POMPEIORVM EFFOSSIONIBVS

I?NDE AB A MDCCCLXXV AD A MDCCCXCIII

OB MERITA EIVS

 

Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of Michael Ruggiero. 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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Larario dei Pompeianisti. Pompeii. 1964. Bust of Michael Ruggiero.

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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VII.8 Pompeii Forum. 1910. Bust of Giuseppe Fiorelli, now in the Larario dei Pompeianisti. Photo courtesy of Ross Turner.
The bronze bust of Fiorelli was erected in the Forum at Pompeii in 1895, a year before his death.  
The inscription on the front of the pedestal reads:

          IOSEPHO FIORELLI
DE ANTIQVITA TIBUS POMPEIANIS
            OPTIME MERITO
       EX PVBLICO DECRETO
          CIVES VIVENTI CIVI
             POSVERVNT
              MDCCCXCV

VII.8 Pompeii Forum. 1910. Bust of Giuseppe Fiorelli, now in the Larario dei Pompeianisti.

Photo courtesy of Ross Turner.

The bronze bust of Fiorelli was erected in the Forum at Pompeii in 1895, a year before his death. 

The inscription on the front of the pedestal reads:

 

          IOSEPHO FIORELLI

DE ANTIQVITATIBUS POMPEIANIS

            OPTIME MERITO

       EX PVBLICO DECRETO

          CIVES VIVENTI CIVI

             POSVERVNT

              MDCCCXCV

 

VII.8 Pompeii Forum. Old postcard, date unknown. Bust of Giuseppe Fiorelli, now in the Larario dei Pompeianisti. 
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VII.8 Pompeii Forum. Old postcard, date unknown. Bust of Giuseppe Fiorelli, now in the Larario dei Pompeianisti.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2016. West exterior side. 
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2016. West exterior side. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2016. West exterior side next to Porta Marina. 
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. September 2016. West exterior side next to Porta Marina. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. January 2010. West exterior side next to Porta Marina. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. January 2010. West exterior side next to Porta Marina. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. May 2010. West exterior side above Villa Imperiale. 
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. May 2010. West exterior side above Villa Imperiale. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. December 2004.  West exterior side above Villa Imperiale.

VIII.1.4 Pompeii Antiquarium. December 2004.  West exterior side above Villa Imperiale.

 

 

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