PompeiiinPictures

  

 

 

Home
Up
Next




IX.8.6 Pompeii. Casa del Centenario or House of the Centenary

or Domus A Rustii Veri e Tiberius Claudi Veri.

Linked to IX.8.3, IX.8.8, IX.8.a and IX.8.c.  Excavated 1879, 1881 and 1902.

 

Part:    1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     11     12     13     14     15     16     17     18     19     20     21     Plan

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south from Via di Nola towards entrance doorway with steps.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south from Via di Nola towards entrance doorway with steps.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Entrance on Via Nola, looking east. According to Della Corte, this magnificient dwelling, belonged to the Verus family. According to the graffiti written on the façade, this was A. Rustius Verus, noted as aedile and duumvir candidate.
Another mentioned was Ti. Claudius Verus, who held the position of supreme magistrate for the year 61-62. Much graffiti was found on the façade, especially between IX.8.6 and 7, for this see IX.8.7.
See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.133)

IX.8.6 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Entrance on Via Nola, looking east.

According to Della Corte, this magnificent dwelling, belonged to the Verus family.

According to the graffiti written on the façade, this was A. Rustius Verus, noted as aedile and duumvir candidate.

Another mentioned was Ti. Claudius Verus, who held the position of supreme magistrate for the year 61-62.

Much graffiti was found on the façade, especially between IX.8.6 and 7, for this see IX.8.7.

See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.133) 

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. 1961. Looking south to entrance doorway and bench on either side. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J61f0809

IX.8.6 Pompeii. 1961. Looking south to entrance doorway and bench on either side. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J61f0809

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Entrance doorway, looking south across atrium.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Entrance doorway, looking south across atrium.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii.  September 2004.  Entrance.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance doorway, looking south.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Entrance mosaic. Dolphin pursued by a seahorse.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Entrance mosaic of dolphin pursued by a seahorse.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. Entrance mosaic.  Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. Entrance mosaic.

Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii, but shown as VI.9.3 on the photo. 1937-1939. Detail of seahorse from entrance mosaic. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.  Warsher collection no. 340.

IX.8.6 Pompeii, but shown as VI.9.3 on the photo. 1937-1939.

Detail of seahorse from entrance mosaic.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 340.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south from entrance doorway across mosaic floor in atrium.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015.

Looking south from entrance doorway across mosaic floor in atrium.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south across mosaic floor towards impluvium.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking south across mosaic floor towards impluvium.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Doorway to Room 1. Cubiculum.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 1, cubiculum.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 1, north wall and north-east corner.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 1, north wall and north-east corner.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Looking south along east side of atrium.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Looking south along east side of atrium.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii.  September 2004.  East side of atrium looking south.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. September 2004. East side of atrium looking south.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 2, small room or cupboard.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 2, small room or cupboard.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Doorway to Room 3, Cubiculum.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 3, cubiculum.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 3, East wall.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, east wall.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, entrance to ala on east side of atrium.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, entrance to ala on east side of atrium.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 4, South wall.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, south wall.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 4,  East wall.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 4, east wall.

 

IX.8.6 Pompeii. Casa del Centenario: room 4, east wall. 1886 painting by Alfred Rettelbusch. Photo courtesy of © Kulturhistorisches Museum Magdeburg.

IX.8.6 Pompeii. Casa del Centenario: room 4, east wall.

1886 painting by Alfred Rettelbusch. Photo courtesy of © Kulturhistorisches Museum Magdeburg.

 

231149 Bestand-D-DAI-ROM-W.1460.jpg
IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.1460. Drawing of goat, base, garland and crook, from side panel of east wall of room 4.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231149

IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.1460.

Drawing of goat, base, garland and crook, from side panel of east wall of room 4.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains.

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231149

 

230810 Bestand-D-DAI-ROM-W.1463.jpg
IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.1463. Drawing of Artemis, or Diana, with deer in hand. According to Bragantini, in the centre of the north and east wall were paintings of Artemis, or Diana.
See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.513)
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/230810

IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.1463. Drawing of Artemis, or Diana, with deer in hand.

According to Bragantini, in the centre of the north and east wall were paintings of Artemis, or Diana.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.513)

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains.

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/230810

 

231181 Bestand-D-DAI-ROM-W.381.jpg
IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.381. Drawing of winged griffin or lion, altar and palm tree, from side panel of east wall of room 4.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231181

IX.8.6 Pompeii. W.381. Drawing of winged griffin or lion, altar and palm tree, from side panel of east wall of room 4.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains.

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231181

 

 

Part:    1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     11     12     13     14     15     16     17     18     19     20     21     Plan