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Oplontis. Villa di Poppea or Villa of Poppea

or Villa Poppaea or Oplontis Villa A.

 

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Rooms 12 to 14.

 

Room 12: Cubiculum.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Doorway to room 12, on east side of portico 13, looking south.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Doorway to room 12, on east side of portico 13, looking south.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 12, a cubiculum with doorway onto portico 13.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 12, a cubiculum with doorway onto portico 13.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Looking into room 12 from portico.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Looking into room 12 from portico.

 

Room 13: South-west portico.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west from doorway of room 14.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west from doorway of room 14.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Portico 13, looking south-west to garden area, peristyle 19.  Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001.

Portico 13, looking south-west to garden area, peristyle 19.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Peristyle 19/Portico 13, detail from column.
Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Peristyle 19/Portico 13, detail from column.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

Oplontis, 1974. Area 19, south-west peristyle, looking south-west to garden area.
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.
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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1974. Portico 13, looking south-west across towards garden area.

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.

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Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south from doorway of room 14.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south from doorway of room 14.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-east towards painted exterior wall. The doorway on the left is to room 12, and the imprint of the window to room 11, on the right.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-east towards painted exterior wall.

The doorway on the left is to room 12, and the imprint of the window to room 11, on the right.

 

Oplontis, September 2011. Portico 13, looking south-east towards painted exterior wall, and the unexcavated. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Portico 13, looking south-east towards painted exterior wall, and the unexcavated.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, 1977. Portico 13, looking east from peristyle 19, onto portico 13 and towards imprint of window of room 11, which was ajar at the time of the eruption. 
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. J77f0355

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1977. Portico 13, looking east from peristyle 19, onto portico 13 and towards imprint of window of room 11, which was ajar at the time of the eruption.

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.

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Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south along flooring.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south along flooring.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west across towards peristyle 19.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west across towards peristyle 19.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west across flooring.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-west across flooring.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south towards column at west end, taken from room 15.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south towards column at west end, taken from room 15.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-east from room 15, and across peristyle 19.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Portico 13, looking south-east from room 15, and across peristyle 19.

 

Room 14: Triclinium.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Doorway from room 15 with mosaic threshold, into room 14, the triclinium. Looking east. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Doorway from room 15 with mosaic threshold, into room 14, the triclinium.

Looking east. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Mosaic threshold in doorway dividing room 15 from room 14.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Mosaic threshold in doorway dividing room 15 from room 14.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, painting on south wall of doorway.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, painting on south wall of doorway.

 

Oplontis, September 2011. Room 14, painted panel on south side of door on west wall. 
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, painted panel on south side of door on west wall.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, May 2010. Room 14, detail of painted panel on south side of door on west wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, detail of painted panel on south side of door on west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, west wall on north side of doorway from room 15.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, west wall on north side of doorway leading from room 15.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, two paintings on north side of doorway in west wall.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, two paintings on north side of doorway in west wall.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, one of the paintings on south end of north side of doorway

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, one of the paintings on south end of north side of doorway.

 

Oplontis, May 2010. Room 14, detail of painting from north side of doorway in west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010.

Room 14, detail of painting from north side of doorway in west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, painting on north end of north side of doorway.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, west wall, painting on north end of north side of doorway.

 

Oplontis, May 2010. Room 14, detail of other painting from north side of doorway in west wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010.

Room 14, detail of other painting from north side of doorway in west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, September 2011. Room 14, looking towards north and west walls of the triclinium. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, looking towards north and west walls of the triclinium.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, detail from central panel of west wall of triclinium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, detail from central panel of west wall of triclinium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, west wall of triclinium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, west wall of triclinium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, west wall of triclinium. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, west wall of triclinium.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

Oplontis, 1974. Room 14, decorative wall in triclinium. 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. J74f0647

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1974. Room 14, decorative west wall in triclinium.

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.

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Oplontis, 1974. Room 14, painted wall in triclinium. 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. J74f0648

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1974. Room 14, painted west wall in triclinium.

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.

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Oplontis, 1973. Room 14, triclinium, wall decorations. 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. J73f0373

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1973. Room 14, triclinium, painted west wall. 

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.

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Oplontis, 1973. Room 14, detail of bird on wall decorations in triclinium.  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. J73f0372

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1973. Room 14, detail of bird on west wall decorations in triclinium.  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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, looking towards the north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, looking towards the north wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.  

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, looking towards the north wall.
Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, looking towards the north wall.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, looking north towards ceiling with remains of stucco cornice. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, looking north towards ceiling with remains of stucco cornice.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1974. Room 14, triclinium, with painted walls with architectural Helenistic elements, including temples, figured capitals, griffins and stems of ivy with precious gems that adorn the golden columns. 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. J74f0646

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1974.

Room 14, triclinium, with painted walls with architectural elements, including temples, figured capitals, griffins and stems of ivy with precious gems that embellish the golden columns.

Looking towards north wall. 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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium, upper side panel of north wall, on left of above photo. 
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.
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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium, upper side panel of north wall, on left of above photo.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium, detail from upper side panel. 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. J75f0258

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium, detail from upper side panel of north wall.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1972 (or 1973). Room 14, triclinium, detail from upper side panel of north wall.
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.
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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1972 (or 1973). Room 14, triclinium, detail from upper side panel of north wall.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1976. Room 14, triclinium. Painted figs in a basket. 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. J76f0370

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1976. Room 14, triclinium. Painted figs in a basket from upper side panel on right of north wall.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1976. Room 14, triclinium. Detail of painted figs in a basket from upper side panel on right of wall.  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. J76f0419

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1976. Room 14, triclinium. Detail of painted figs in a basket from upper side panel on right of north wall.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium. Painted figs in a basket. 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. J75f0256

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, triclinium. Painted figs in a basket. 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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1972 (or 1973). Room 14, triclinium.  Painted basket of figs. 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. J72f0267

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1972 (or 1973). Room 14, triclinium.  Painted basket of figs on north wall.

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.

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Oplontis, September 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor in triclinium, looking north. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor in triclinium, looking north.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, detail of mosaic floor in triclinium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, detail of mosaic floor in triclinium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor in triclinium, looking north. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, mosaic floor in triclinium, looking north.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, looking towards north-east corner and east wall.  
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, looking towards north-east corner and east wall.  

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, looking towards north-east corner and east wall.  Photo courtesy of Peter Woods

Oplontis, Villa of Poppea, October 2001. Room 14, looking towards north-east corner and east wall. 

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods

 

Oplontis, May 2011. Room 14, detail of central panel from east wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2011. Room 14, detail of central panel from east wall.  

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, September 2011. Room 14, east wall, with doorway to room 10b. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, east wall, with doorway to room 10b.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

OOplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, east wall, detail of architectural painting above central panel. 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.
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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, 1975. Room 14, east wall, detail of architectural painting above central panel.

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.

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Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, detail of painted wall above doorway in east wall. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2011. Room 14, detail of painted wall above doorway in east wall.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, detail of painted east wall above doorway. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, detail of painted east wall above doorway.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, east wall  wth two paintings on north side of doorway leading to room 10b.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, east wall  wth two paintings on north side of doorway leading to room 10b.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, east wall, painting on north end of two paintings on north side of doorway.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015.

Room 14, east wall, painting on north end of two paintings on north side of doorway.

 

Oplontis, May 2010. Room 14, detail from panel on north side of doorway in east wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, May 2010. Room 14, detail from panel on north side of doorway in east wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, detail from panel on south end of north side of doorway, in east wall.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, detail from panel on south end of north side of doorway, in east wall.

 

Oplontis, September 2015. Room 14, east wall with doorway to room 10b. On the south side of the doorway, on the right, there is no painted panel.

Oplontis Villa of Poppea, September 2015. Room 14, east wall with doorway to room 10b.

On the south side of the doorway, on the right, there is no painted panel.

 

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