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VI.1.4 Pompeii. Inn. Linked to VI.1.2 and VI.1.3.

Excavated 1770, 1784 and 1787.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2005. Entrance. According to Fiorelli, found on the wall at the side of the entrance was a graffito, now disappeared–
C. CVSPIVM  PANSAM
AED  MVLIONES  VNIVERSI
AGATHO  VAIO
He described the inn as having two small rooms, a triclinium, three dormitories, two areas for the carts without doors but protected by a roof, and to the right, the stable. See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p.47)
According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, found here in August 1770 were two graffiti, the first painted in black letters read –
C(aium) Cuspium Pansam
aed(ilem) muliones universi
Agatho vaio    [CIL IV 97]
and on the same wall, but higher up painted in red was –
Postu[mium 3]
Iulius Polybius college
facit                   [CIL IV 98]
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi. (p. 67)  PAH I, 1, 242.
According to Della Corte, found here were two skeletons of horses with the remains of their harnesses and iron wheels. In the courtyard, as well as two fountains or drinking troughs, were the remains of three carts.
See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.31)

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2005. Entrance, looking east.

According to Fiorelli, found on the wall at the side of the entrance was a graffito, now disappeared –

C. CVSPIVM  PANSAM
AED  MVLIONES  VNIVERSI
AGATHO  VAIO

He described the inn as having two small rooms, a triclinium, three dormitories, two areas for the carts without doors but protected by a roof, and to the right, the stable.

See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p.47)

 

According to Pagano and Prisciandaro, found here in August 1770 were two graffiti, the first painted in black letters read –

C(aium) Cuspium Pansam

aed(ilem) muliones universi

Agatho vaio    [CIL IV 97]

 

and on the same wall, but higher up painted in red was –

 

Postu[mium 3]

Iulius Polybius college

facit                   [CIL IV 98]

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.

(p. 67)  PAH I, 1, 242.

 

According to Della Corte, found here were two skeletons of horses with the remains of their harnesses and iron wheels.

In the courtyard, as well as two fountains or drinking troughs, were the remains of three carts.

See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.31)

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pilaster on south side of entrance doorway.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Pilaster on south side of entrance doorway.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Terracotta mask of head embedded in masonry on south side of entrance doorway.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2015. Terracotta mask of head embedded in masonry on south side of entrance doorway.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2005. Area on south side.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. September 2005. Area on south side of entrance doorway.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Area on south side.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Area on south side.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Entrance to rear of inn.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway leading to rear of inn.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Small room on north side of metal gate.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Small room on north side of metal gate.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Entrance to rear of inn.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Entrance doorway leading to rear of inn.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Structure on north side of entrance.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Structure on north side of entrance.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Three rooms on north wall with watering trough in centre.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Three rooms on north wall with watering trough in centre.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Three rooms on north wall with watering trough in centre.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Three rooms on north wall with watering trough in centre.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room on north wall, looking north.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room on north wall, looking north.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room on north wall.  Looking east from VI.1.2.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. March 2009. Room on north wall, looking east from VI.1.2.

 

VI.1.2 Pompeii.  March 2009.

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  March 2009. Room on north wall, looking east from VI.1.2.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to two of the three rooms on north wall.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to two of the three rooms on north wall.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to two of the three rooms on north wall.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorways to two of the three rooms on north wall.

 

VI.1.4 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Looking east to rear of inn.

VI.1.4 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking east to rear of inn.