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HGW24 Pompeii. Villa of Diomedes or Villa di Diomede.

Excavated 1771 to 1773.

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HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to small room to the south of peristyle, with window onto south portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006.

Doorway to small room to the south of peristyle, with window onto south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Small room to the south of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Small room to the south of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to antechamber to the south of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to antechamber to the south of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Antechamber with doorway at the rear into the main bedroom. The main bedroom, (not photographed yet)  had an apse with three windows built out into a garden, one window facing west, south and east. According to Jashemski, this garden (she called it “d”) has not yet been excavated.
See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.281).

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Antechamber with doorway at the rear into the main bedroom.

The main bedroom, (not photographed yet)  had an apse with three windows built out into a garden, one window facing west, south and east.

According to Jashemski, this garden (she called it “d”) has not yet been excavated.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.281).

 

Chariot with the symbols of Artemis (crown and quiver). Nearby rest two deer.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (248 (and 247)).

 

Chariot with the symbols of Apollo (Cithar and tripod) and drawn by griffins.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (197 (and 196)).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to room in south-west corner of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to room in south-west corner of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking west from room in south-west corner of peristyle, through doorway into room (triclinium?) overlooking terrace.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006.

Looking west from room in south-west corner of peristyle, through doorway into room (triclinium?) overlooking terrace.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2006. Looking across peristyle towards west wall, with doorways to stairs and small cupboard.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2006.

Looking across peristyle towards west wall, with doorways to stairs and small cupboard.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway on west side of peristyle, leading to stairs to an upper floor.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006.

Doorway on west side of peristyle, leading to stairs to an upper floor.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Small room or cupboard on west side of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Small room or cupboard on west side of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north-east across peristyle, towards entrance doorway.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north-east across peristyle, towards entrance doorway.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. Old undated postcard. Looking towards north wall across front peristyle. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

HGW24 Pompeii. Old undated postcard. Looking towards north wall across front peristyle.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2006. Looking west along north side of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2006. Looking west along north side of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2004. Looking west along north side of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2004. Looking west along north side of peristyle.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. September 2007. Looking south-west across peristyle from entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

HGW24 Pompeii. September 2007. Looking south-west across peristyle from entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorways to rooms in north-east corner of peristyle.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorways to rooms in north-east corner of peristyle.

 

 

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