PompeiiinPictures

I.8.14 Pompeii. Casa di Epidius Primus.

Excavated 1938 to 1941.

Part 1.                   Part 2

 

Part 3            Part 4            I.8.14 Room Plan (opens in a separate window)

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance. According to Della Corte, an electoral recommendation was found on the right of the entrance -
(M. Epidius) Primus r(ogat)    [CIL IV 7209, note this is the number on page 327, but it should read CIL IV 7299. Three amphorae were also found inside, with the name – M. Epidi Primi    [CIL IV, 9519-9521]
See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.327-8)
According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these read as -
L(ucium)  Caecilium 
IIvir(um) 
Primus  r(ogat)          [CIL IV 7299] 
M(arci)  Epidi  Primi 
/ 
C() Pla() 
/ 
"GR" 
/ 
XXXV              [CIL IV 9519]
C() Cli() 
TXXpcia 
VXXXCII 
CCCLXXX 
/ 
P() C() P() XX 
P() P() XXC 
M(arci) Epidi Primi 
/ 
XX 
XXIX 
/ 
"GR"               [CIL  IV 9520]
P(ondo) VIII 
/
P(ondo) LIII p(ondo) VIII 
P PXLV 
M(arci)  E(pidi)  Pr(imi     [CIL IV 9521]

I.8.14 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance.

According to Della Corte, an electoral recommendation was found on the right of the entrance -

(M. Epidius) Primus r(ogat)    [CIL IV 7209, note this is the number on page 327, but it should read CIL IV 7299.

Three amphorae were also found inside, with the name – M. Epidi Primi    [CIL IV, 9519-9521]

See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.327-8)

 

According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these read as -

 

L(ucium)  Caecilium

IIvir(um)

Primus  r(ogat)          [CIL IV 7299]

M(arci)  Epidi  Primi

/

C() Pla()

/

"GR"

/

XXXV              [CIL IV 9519]

 

C() Cli()

TXXpcia

VXXXCII

CCCLXXX

/

P() C() P() XX

P() P() XXC

M(arci) Epidi Primi

/

XX

XXIX

/

"GR"               [CIL  IV 9520]

 

P(ondo) VIII

/

P(ondo) LIII p(ondo) VIII

P PXLV

M(arci)  E(pidi)  Pr(imi     [CIL IV 9521]

 

I.8.14 Pompeii.   December 2007.  Steps to west side of entrance.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Steps to west side of entrance.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 1.  Atrium looking north from entrance corridor.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.

Room 1, atrium, looking north from entrance corridor.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Room 1.  North side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 1, north side of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 2.  Room to east of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, doorway to room to east of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room 3, room to west of entrance.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room 3, room to west of entrance.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 1.  North side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 1, north side of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 1.  Atrium floor.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 1, atrium floor with site of moulded tufa impluvium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 4.  Room on east side of entrance.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 4, room on east side of entrance.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 4.  Room on east side of entrance.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 4, room on east side of entrance.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, cubiculum on east side of atrium, looking towards north-east corner.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.

Room 2, cubiculum on east side of atrium, looking towards north-east corner.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, north-east corner of cubiculum on east side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, north-east corner of cubiculum on east side of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, east wall of cubiculum with circular window. 
The high zoccolo was yellow, and the middle zone of the wall was white showing vignettes with borders in panels separated by compartments painted with golden candelabra.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, east wall of cubiculum with circular window.

The high zoccolo was yellow, and the middle zone of the wall was white showing vignettes with borders in panels separated by compartments painted with golden candelabra.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, south wall of cubiculum on east side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 2, south wall of cubiculum on east side of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.  Room 5.  Room on east side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room 5, room on east side of atrium.

 

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 5, looking towards north-east corner of room on east side of atrium.

I.8.14 Pompeii. December 2007.

Room 5, looking towards north-east corner of room on east side of atrium.

 

 

Part 2

 

Part 3            Part 4            I.8.14 Room Plan (opens in a separate window)