I.4.15 Pompeii. September 2005.
Looking north-east across shop, towards other entrance on Via dell’Abbondanza.
According to Fiorelli, on 9th December 1853, a bronze lamp was found with the name of the patron of the shop incised into an attached tablet:
See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p43)
The lamp is described as being of bronze with double wicks, incised with the name -
Proquli (CIL X 8071)
The lamp is now in the Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 72166.
See Pagano, and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p.171)
Fountain outside I.4.15 on Via Stabiana. May 2005. Looking east.
Fountain outside I.4.15 on Via Stabiana. May 2005.
Looking west from I.4.15 along Via dell’ Abbondanza. December 2005.