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HGW24 Pompeii. Villa of Diomedes or Villa di Diomede.

 

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HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Steps to south portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Steps to south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. Drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli of surrounding wall of garden portico, with steps.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1163 
(Note: this drawing would either be at the north or south end of the east portico, with steps to Fontaine’s room 5d or to Fontaine’s room 5b.)
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HGW24 Pompeii. Drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli of surrounding wall of garden portico, with steps.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1163

(Note: this drawing would either be at the north or south end of the east portico, with steps to Fontaine’s room 5d or to Fontaine’s room 5b.)

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HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking east along the south side of the portico, into corridor.
(Fontaine, corridor 5a).

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking east along the south side of the portico, into corridor.

(Fontaine, corridor 5a).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. Lower floor wall situated in continuation of the portico around the garden, drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1168 
(Fontaine corridor 5a)
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HGW24 Pompeii. Lower floor wall situated in continuation of the portico around the garden, drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1168

(Fontaine corridor 5a)

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HGW24 Pompeii. Wall in corridor 5°, the continuation of the portico of the garden. 
Drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli, engraved by Casanova.
See Gli Ornati delle Pareti ed I Pavimenti delle Stanze dell’Antica Pompei, 1838, (No.18).
 (Fontaine, corridor 5a, on the right would be the different decoration of the wall of the portico 5b, which had black, yellow and red decoration).

HGW24 Pompeii. Wall in corridor 5°, the continuation of the portico of the garden.

Drawing by Giuseppe Chiantarelli, engraved by Casanova.

See Gli Ornati delle Pareti ed I Pavimenti delle Stanze dell’Antica Pompei, 1838, (No.18).

 (Fontaine, corridor 5a, on the right would be the different decoration of the wall of the portico 5b, which had black, yellow and red decoration).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. Drawing by Chiantarelli, showing the black, yellow and red decorated walls of the (south) wall around the portico of the garden.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1166 
(Fontaine, room 5b)
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HGW24 Pompeii. Drawing by Chiantarelli, showing the black, yellow and red decorated walls of the (south) wall around the portico of the garden.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number ADS1166

(Fontaine, room 5b)

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HGW24 Pompeii. Wall around the portico of the garden, drawing by G.Chiantarelli, engraved by Giomignani.
See Gli Ornati delle Pareti ed I Pavimenti delle Stanze dell’Antica Pompei, 1838, (No.14).
 (Fontaine, 5b, garden portico on south side).

HGW24 Pompeii. Wall around the portico of the garden, drawing by G.Chiantarelli, engraved by Giomignani.

See Gli Ornati delle Pareti ed I Pavimenti delle Stanze dell’Antica Pompei, 1838, (No.14).

 (Fontaine, 5b, garden portico on south side).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking West along the South portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking west along the south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along garden side of east portico, from south-east corner. 
No.89, 77 and 54 on the plan by La Vega, were found along this side of the east portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along garden side of east portico, from south-east corner.

No.89, 77 and 54 on the plan by La Vega, were found along this side of the east portico.

From PAH, addendum, p.132 – (No. 89 on the plan by La Vega).

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.89. A di 28 luglio 1774. Tra il rivegine si e trovata una maniglia con le sue scive lunghe on.3.  Un anello di diam. on.2. Una picciola guarnizione di mascatura. Due grappe.

Un chiodo, e quattro diversi pezzetti; il tutto di bronzo.”

From PAH, addendum, p.131 – (No.77 on the plan by La Vega).

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.77. A di 2 settembre 1773. Si sono trovati tra le rovine tre pezzi di maniglie con scive. Due pezzi di scive diverse. Una grappa, e tre altri pezzetti, tutto di bronzo.”

From PAH, addendum, p.128  (No.54 on the plan by La Vega).

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

No.54. A di 15 ottobre 1772. Si e trovato un pometto, uno scudetto, e due altri pezzi d’avorio, ornamento di qualche cosa.”

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Original terracotta tile floor of portico in south-east corner.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Original terracotta tile floor of portico in south-east corner.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Original terracotta tile floor of portico. Looking west along south portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Original terracotta tile floor of portico. Looking west along south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. c.1870. Looking north-east across garden towards east portico. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

HGW24 Pompeii. c.1870. Looking north-east across garden towards east portico, from south-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. July 2010. Looking east along south portico from south-west corner. 
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.
(Fontaine, No. 18 was found near room 5,2, in south-west corner of garden portico).
From PAH, addendum, p.122 – 
Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)
 “No.18. A di 22 agosto 1771. Si e trovata una piastra come la descritta per uso di porta, ed e rotta in due cantoni; e tra la terra di quella vicinanza so sono trovate due monete di bronzo di diam. quasi uguali, on. 1 vantaggiata; in una vi e una testa circondata da iscrizione, e dal lato opposto S.C; ;’altra non si distingue per la ruggine.”

HGW24 Pompeii. July 2010. Looking east along south portico from south-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

(Fontaine, No. 18 was found near room 5,2, in south-west corner of garden portico).

From PAH, addendum, p.122 –

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.18. A di 22 agosto 1771. Si e trovata una piastra come la descritta per uso di porta, ed e rotta in due cantoni; e tra la terra di quella vicinanza so sono trovate due monete di bronzo di diam. quasi uguali, on. 1 vantaggiata; in una vi e una testa circondata da iscrizione, e dal lato opposto S.C; ;’altra non si distingue per la ruggine.”

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east along south exterior side of portico from south-west corner. According to the PAH, plan by La Vega, no.76, and 92 were found in this area.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east along south exterior side of portico from south-west corner.

According to the PAH, plan by La Vega, no.76, and 92 were found in this area.

(Fontaine, room 5,2 on south side).

 

From PAH, addendum, p.131 – (No. 76 on plan by La Vega, found in the room of the turret.)

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.76. A di 26 agosto 1773. Si sono trovati due tondi con le piastre, li tondi alti on. 2, diam. simile, e le piastre di on. 3 in quadro, ed una sciva; il tutto di bronzo.”

From PAH, addendum, p.132 – (No.92 on the plan by La Vega, found in south-west corner turret, or just outside it.)

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.92. A di 29 settembre 1774. Si sono trivati due tondi alti on. 2, diam. simile. Due piastre corrispondenti ai tondi di on. 3 in quadro. Un pezzo di crocco con sua sciva, tutto di bronzo.”

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Room in south-west corner of garden area.
According to Garcia y Garcia, a bomb was dropped here during the night of 18th September 1943.
This bomb fell on the south-west corner of the peristyle causing the destruction of part of the wall south of the turret and the collapse of the rear slope.
It was restored in 1946.
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.160-1)
According to Boyce, a small room opened off the south-west corner of the large portico surrounding the garden.
This room had a semi-circular niche in the east wall. The room was called a lararium in the reports.
See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14. (p.97, no.478). 
(Fontaine, room 5,2).

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Room in south-west corner of garden area.

According to Garcia y Garcia, a bomb was dropped here during the night of 18th September 1943.

This bomb fell on the south-west corner of the peristyle causing the destruction of part of the wall south of the turret and the collapse of the rear slope.

It was restored in 1946.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.160-1)

According to Boyce, a small room opened off the south-west corner of the large portico surrounding the garden.

This room had a semi-circular niche in the east wall. The room was called a lararium in the reports.

See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14. (p.97, no.478).

(Fontaine, room 5,2).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east along exterior south wall towards area of garden, which had not been excavated.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking east along exterior south wall towards area of garden, which had not been excavated.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Exterior south wall of portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Exterior south wall of portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. July 2010. Looking east along exterior south wall towards area of unexcavated garden area. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

HGW24 Pompeii. July 2010.

Looking east along exterior south wall towards area of unexcavated garden area.  

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. September 2007. Looking north-east across garden from south-west corner. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

HGW24 Pompeii. September 2007. Looking north-east across garden from outside the south-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. October 2012. Looking north-east across garden from outside the south-west corner. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

HGW24 Pompeii. October 2012. Looking north-east across garden from outside the south-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking east along garden side of south portico, from south-west corner. 
(Fontaine, 5b).

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking east along garden side of south portico, from south-west corner.

(Fontaine, 5b).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Garden from south portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Garden from south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Garden pergola, from south portico.

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Garden pergola, from south portico.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. 1957. 
Looking north across the garden, towards roof above north portico and Vesuvius.
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.

HGW24 Pompeii. 1957. Looking north across the garden, towards roof above north portico and Vesuvius.

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.

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along garden side of west portico, from south-west corner. 
(Fontaine, 5c).

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along garden side of west portico, from south-west corner.

(Fontaine, 5c).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along west portico. 
(Fontaine, 5c).

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along west portico.

(Fontaine, 5c).

 

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along west portico. 
In the cellar below the west portico of the garden, nos. 81 and 82 from the La Vega plan were found at this end of it, towards the south-west corner.
However, there appear to be two no.81’s shown on the plan. 
This no.81 would seem to be from 9th December 1773, and from the west side of the cellar below the garden area, and said –
From PAH, addendum, p.131 – 
Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)
 “No.81. nella stessa date. Si e ritrovata una sciva di bronzo, e tra la terra levata di quel sito si sono trovate tre monete, due di diam. on.1, e l’altra di min. 3 e mezza, che per la ruggine non si distinguono. Un pezzo di sciva, il tutto di bronzo. Ed un bottone di vetro.”
(No.79 was dated 9th December 1773 and no.80 (as no.81) was said to be from the same date).
(The other no.81, shown on PAH addendum, p.160 – dated 25th June 1774 would seem to fit in with the dates when the surrounding rooms to it were excavated – but no further details are shown. It was from the corridor at the south end of the east portico of the garden area).

From PAH 1,1, p.276, 8th January 1774: addendum p.131 and p.159 
In the present week, we have worked in the cellar of the dwelling outside the Gate of the city.
From PAH, addendum, p.131 – 
Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)
 “No. 82. A di 5 gennaio 1774. Si e trovato un pezzo di serratura di bronzo.”

HGW24 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking north along west portico.

In the cellar below the west portico of the garden, nos. 81 and 82 from the La Vega plan were found at this end of it, towards the south-west corner.

However, there appear to be two no.81’s shown on the plan.

This no.81 would seem to be from 9th December 1773, and from the west side of the cellar below the garden area, and said –

From PAH, addendum, p.131 –

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No.81. nella stessa date. Si e ritrovata una sciva di bronzo, e tra la terra levata di quel sito si sono trovate tre monete, due di diam. on.1, e l’altra di min. 3 e mezza, che per la ruggine non si distinguono. Un pezzo di sciva, il tutto di bronzo. Ed un bottone di vetro.”

(No.79 was dated 9th December 1773 and no.80 (as no.81) was said to be from the same date).

(The other no.81, shown on PAH addendum, p.160 – dated 25th June 1774 would seem to fit in with the dates when the surrounding rooms to it were excavated – but no further details are shown. It was from the corridor at the south end of the east portico of the garden area).

 

From PAH 1,1, p.276, 8th January 1774: addendum p.131 and p.159

In the present week, we have worked in the cellar of the dwelling outside the Gate of the city.

From PAH, addendum, p.131 –

Relazione delle antichita, che si vanno ritrovando nella masseria del sig. D. Giovanni Milano parsonaro, che si era principiata al di 14 Febbraro 1771. (Report of Antiquities found.....)

 “No. 82. A di 5 gennaio 1774. Si e trovato un pezzo di serratura di bronzo.”

 

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010. Looking north along exterior of the west portico, from near the remains of the turret room in the south-west corner.

HGW24 Pompeii. May 2010.

Looking north along exterior of the west portico, from near the remains of the turret room in the south-west corner.

 

 

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