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Pompeii Necropoli di Porta Nola. Porta di Nola or Nola Gate Tombs.

Plan of tombs outside the gate.

Use this pompeiiinpictures plan of the tombs at the Pompeii Porta Nola or Nola Gate to access the pictures.

Click on any tomb on the plan or a link below to see the pictures.

Plan courtesy of John Dobbins and Pedar Foss, 2008, World of Pompeii, Routledge, Oxford.

 

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NG1     - Tomb of a Praetorian - Lucius Betutius Niger, son of Quintus

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NG2     - Tomb of a Praetorian - An unknown soldier who served 11 years

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NG3     - Tomb of a Praetorian - Lucius Manlius Saturninus, son of Quartus

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NG4     - Tomb of a Praetorian - Sextus Caesernius Montanus, son of Spurius

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NGG     - Schola of Aesquillia Polla

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NGH     - Schola tomb with symbols of Dionysus, to east of ancient road to Nola.

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NGI      - Tomb garden or bustum?

Porta Nola or Nola Gate NGOF   - Tomb of Marcus Obellius Firmus

 

Thirty-six urns were also found in the pomerial area south-east of the gate.

These were the so-called culinae, burials of poor people.