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V.1.7 Pompeii. House of the Bull or House of the Young Bull

or Casa L. Pontius Successus or Casa del Torello di Bronzo.

Excavated 1836 and 1875. Rear entrance at V.1.9. Linked to V.1.3.

 

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V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009.   Large room on east side of peristyle.  
Photo taken through hole in wall from room 16. Room on south side of V.1.9, looking north, towards two doorways.

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Large room on east side of peristyle. Photo taken through hole in wall from room 16.

Room on south side of V.1.9, looking north, towards two doorways.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009.   Looking north along East side of peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Looking north along east side of peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking towards east side of peristyle. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 1583a

V.1.7 Pompeii. Pre-1937-39. Looking towards east side of peristyle.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 1583a.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Niche on east wall of the peristyle.
According to Boyce the niche was coated with white stucco and in its floor were three holes for statuettes. It used to have several iron nails driven into the wall beside the niche at the level of its floor. Perhaps this was to hold in place an ornamental cornice of wood, as suggested by Mau.
See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14.  (p.32)

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Niche on east wall of the peristyle.

According to Boyce, the niche was coated with white stucco and in its floor were three holes for statuettes.

It used to have several iron nails driven into the wall beside the niche at the level of its floor.

Perhaps this was to hold in place an ornamental cornice of wood, as suggested by Mau.

See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14. (p.32)

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Second niche on east wall of peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Second niche on east wall of peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  March 2009. Second niche on east wall of peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Second niche on east wall of peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Looking through rear hole in second niche on east wall of peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking through rear hole in second niche on east wall of peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Looking through rear hole in second niche on east wall of peristyle.   Looking from peristyle towards east wall of room on south side of V.1.9.

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Looking through rear hole in second niche on east wall of peristyle.

Looking from peristyle towards east wall of room on south side of V.1.9.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 17. Peristyle

V.1.7 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 17, peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. 1959. Room 17, peristyle, looking north. 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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V.1.7 Pompeii. 1959. Room 17, peristyle, looking north. 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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V.1.7 Pompeii. November 2013. Room 17, peristyle. Plaster collapsed at front of west side of basin.
The walls of the basin of the nymphaeum were decorated on the west side by painted yellow “straw” trellis work, originally on a black background. 
There were also plants, flowering bushes and flowers with large petals, all on a black background.

V.1.7 Pompeii. November 2013. Room 17, peristyle. Plaster collapsed at front of west side of basin.

The walls of the basin of the nymphaeum were decorated on the west side by painted yellow “straw” trellis work, originally on a black background.

There were also plants, flowering bushes and flowers with large petals, all on a black background.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. 1959. Room 17, peristyle. 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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V.1.7 Pompeii. 1959. Room 17, peristyle. 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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V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Drainage channels.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Drainage channels.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Marble fountain.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Marble fountain.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii. October 2020. Room 17, peristyle, looking north across tablinum. Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

V.1.7 Pompeii. October 2020. Room 17, peristyle, looking north across tablinum. Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

 

V.I.7 Pompeii. September 2017. Room 17, detail of north side of peristyle, across tablinum from entrance corridor.
Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

V.I.7 Pompeii. September 2017. Room 17, detail of north side of peristyle, across tablinum from entrance corridor.

Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Detail of mosaic water feature.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Detail of mosaic water feature.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Detail of mosaic water feature.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Detail of mosaic water feature.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Detail of mosaic water feature.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Detail of mosaic water feature.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Detail of mosaic water feature.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Detail of mosaic water feature.

 

V.1.7 Pompeii.  December 2007. Room 17.  Peristyle.  Detail of mosaic water feature.

V.1.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Room 17, peristyle. Detail of mosaic water feature.

 

 

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