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Pompeii Porta Nocera Tombs. South East side of Via delle Tombe.

Tombs 1ES to 19ES.

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Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Nothing was found to identify this tomb.
The front was originally covered in white plaster.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Nothing was found to identify this tomb.

The front was originally covered in white plaster.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006.
Entrance steps in wall, looking east on Via delle Tombe.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006.

Entrance steps in wall, looking east on Via delle Tombe.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2010. Looking south to entrance to underground room, and area on the right for a funeral banquet.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2010.

Looking south to entrance to underground room, and area on the right for a funeral banquet.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Entrance to hypogeum or underground room.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Entrance to hypogeum or underground room.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Hypogeum or underground room.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES. May 2006. Hypogeum or underground room.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2006. Tomb 7ES, south-west corner. 
Area for funerary banquets with remains of benches, table and altar.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2006. Tomb 7ES, south-west corner.

Area for funerary banquets with remains of benches, table and altar.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 7ES, looking north-east from area of funerary banquet towards front wall, with stone steps built-in the wall for exit. May 2010.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2010. Tomb 7ES.

Looking north-east from area of funerary banquet towards front wall, with stone steps built-in the wall for exit.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tombs 11ES and 9ES. May 2011.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tombs 11ES and 9ES. May 2011.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. Tomb of Caius Munatius Faustus and Naevoleia Tyche. May 2006.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2006.

Tomb of Caius Munatius Faustus and Naevoleia Tyche.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. Looking south to entrance. Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. Looking south to entrance.

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

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2011.
Triangular top with cornice on all three sides above entrance door.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2011.

Triangular top with cornice on all three sides above entrance door.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2006. Triangular top with cornice on all three sides above entrance door.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2006.

Triangular top with cornice on all three sides above entrance door.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Triangular top above entrance door. Marble plaque with inscription:
C(aius)  MVNATIVS  FAVSTVS
AVGVSTAL(is)  ET  PAGAN(us)  D(ecurionum)  D(ecreto)  SIBI  ET
NAEVOLEIAE  TYCHE  CONIVGI.
The same persons have a later and more sumptuous tomb (See HGW22) on the Via di Sepolcri at the Porta Ercolano.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010.

Triangular top above entrance door. Marble plaque with inscription:

C(aius)  MVNATIVS  FAVSTVS

AVGVSTAL(is)  ET  PAGAN(us)  D(ecurionum)  D(ecreto)  SIBI  ET

NAEVOLEIAE  TYCHE  CONIVGI.

The same persons have a later and more sumptuous tomb (See HGW22) on the Via di Sepolcri at the Porta Ercolano.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES.  May 2010. Painted graffiti on east side of entrance doorway.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2006.
Looking south across the rear enclosure or recinto. The walls were also of white plaster.
On the east wall was a columella with the inscription in two rows C(aius) MVNATIO / FAVSO.
On the south wall was a columella with the inscription in two rows L(ucio) NAEVOLE / IO EVTRAPF, possibly Lucio Naevoleio Eutrapelo?
On the south side was a columella with the inscription MVNATIA / EVCHE.
Other columella had the inscriptions
HELPIS / VIX(it) A(nnis) III.
PRIMIGENIA / VIX(it) M(ensibus) IX D(iebus) V.
ARSINOE / VIX(it) AN(nnis) III.
PSICHE / VIX(it) AN(nis) III MENSIBVS IV.
ATIMETVS / VIX(it) ANNIS XXVI.
See D’Ambrosio, A. and De Caro, S., 1983. Un Impegno per Pompei: Fotopiano e documentazione della Necropoli di Porta Nocera. Milano: Touring Club Italiano. (9ES).

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2006.

Looking south across the rear enclosure or recinto. The walls were also of white plaster.

On the east wall was a columella with the inscription in two rows C(aius) MVNATIO / FAVSO.

On the south wall was a columella with the inscription in two rows L(ucio) NAEVOLE / IO EVTRAPF, possibly Lucio Naevoleio Eutrapelo?

On the south side was a columella with the inscription MVNATIA / EVCHE.

Other columella had the inscriptions

HELPIS / VIX(it) A(nnis) III.

PRIMIGENIA / VIX(it) M(ensibus) IX D(iebus) V.

ARSINOE / VIX(it) AN(nnis) III.

PSICHE / VIX(it) AN(nis) III MENSIBVS IV.

ATIMETVS / VIX(it) ANNIS XXVI.

See D’Ambrosio, A. and De Caro, S., 1983. Un Impegno per Pompei: Fotopiano e documentazione della Necropoli di Porta Nocera. Milano: Touring Club Italiano. (9ES).

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2010. Tomb 9ES in the foreground. Looking west to wall adjoining underground room of 7ES.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2010.

Tomb 9ES in the foreground. Looking west to wall adjoining underground room of 7ES.

 

Pompeii Porta Nocera. May 2010. Tomb 9ES. Looking north to interior entrance doorway onto Via delle Tombe.

Pompeii Porta Nocera. Tomb 9ES. May 2010.

Looking north to interior entrance doorway onto Via delle Tombe.

 

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