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VII.9.67 Pompeii. Edificio di Eumachia. Scale posteriori e rampa.

Stairs and ramp at rear of Eumachia’s Building.

Excavated c.1814, 1817, 1836. (Strada dell’Abbondanza 56).

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. March 2009.  Entrance with stairs, on right.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. March 2009. Entrance doorway with stairs, on right.

 

VII.9.68/67 Pompeii, on lower left. 29th March 1922. Looking north-east across VII.9.68 and 67 on left, and VII.13, on right. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VII.9.68/67 Pompeii, on lower left. 29th March 1922.

Looking north-east across VII.9.68 and 67 on left, and VII.13, on right.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway to stairs and ramp to upper level.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway to stairs and ramp to upper level.

 

VII.9.67, Pompeii. Looking north along Vicolo di Eumachia looking north. VII.13 on right. Old undated photograph courtesy of the Society of Antiquaries, Fox Collection.

VII.9.67, Pompeii. Looking north along Vicolo di Eumachia looking north. VII.13 on right.

Old undated photograph courtesy of the Society of Antiquaries, Fox Collection.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. March 2009. Copy of marble plaque with inscription, re-instated above the doorway.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. March 2009. Copy of marble plaque with inscription, re-instated above the doorway.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. May 2015. Copy of original marble plaque with inscription, above the doorway. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. May 2015. Copy of original marble plaque with inscription, above the doorway.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

EUMACHIA L. F., SACERD(OS) PUBL(ICA), NOMINE SUO ET

M. NUMISTRI FRONTONIS FILI CHALCIDICUM, CRYPTAM, PORTICUS CONCORDIAE

AUGUSTAE PIETATI SUA PEQUNIA FECIT EADEMQUE DEDICAVIT.

See Mau, A., 1907, translated by Kelsey F. W. Pompeii: Its Life and Art. New York: Macmillan. (p.111)

 

Eumachia, daughter of Lucius, public priestess, in her own name and that of her son, Marcus Numistrius Fronto, built at her own expense the chalcidicum, crypt and portico in honour of Augustan Concord and Piety and also dedicated them.

See Cooley, A. and M.G.L., 2004. Pompeii : A Sourcebook. London : Routledge. (p.100, E42)

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. Original marble plaque with inscription, above the doorway.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. Original marble plaque with inscription, above the doorway.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway to stairs and ramp.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway to stairs and ramp.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Stairs and ramp to upper floor, at rear of Eumachia’s Building.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Stairs and ramp to upper floor, at rear of Eumachia’s Building.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Landing at top of stairs in Eumachia’s building

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Landing at top of stairs in Eumachia’s building

 

VII.9.67, Pompeii. December 2005. Looking down rear stairs in Eumachia’s building

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Looking down rear stairs/ramp in Eumachia’s building

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Looking down stairs in Eumachia’s building

VII.9.67 Pompeii. December 2005. Looking down stairs in Eumachia’s building

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. September 2004. Rear stairs in Eumachia’s building and fountain on Via dell’ Abbondanza. Looking north.

VII.9.67 Pompeii. September 2004.

Rear stairs in Eumachia’s building, and fountain on Via dell’ Abbondanza.

Looking north.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii. September 2004. Vicolo di Eumachia looking north.   VII.13

VII.9.67 Pompeii. September 2004. Vicolo di Eumachia, looking north. VII.13 on right.

 

VII.9.67 Pompeii, side wall. December 2005. Vicolo di Eumachia looking north.

VII.9.67 Pompeii, side wall. December 2005. Vicolo di Eumachia looking north.

 

VII.9.67, Pompeii, rear wall of Eumachia’s Building VII.9.1. December 2005.

VII.9.67, Pompeii, rear wall of Eumachia’s Building VII.9.1. December 2005.

 

VII.9.67, Pompeii, side wall and back wall of Eumachia’s Building VII.9.1. December 2005.

VII.9.67, Pompeii, side wall and back wall of Eumachia’s Building VII.9.1. December 2005.