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VI.10.1 Pompeii. Caupona. Osteria della Via di Mercurio.

Excavated 1827 and 1831. Rear entrance at VI.10.19. (Strada di Mercurio 9).

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VI.10.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Entrance on corner with door at VI.10.19 down side street.
Graffiti, painted in red on the north-west corner of VI.10, was found on 24th October 1827. 

A(ulum)  Vettium  Firmum
aed(ilem)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)  dign(um)  est
una  et  vicini o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 171].

M(arcum)  C(aium)  M(arcellum)  a[ed(ilem)]    [CIL IV 172]

Marcellum
aed(ilem)     [CIL IV 173]

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples: Nicola Longobardi. p. 137.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009.

Entrance on corner (of Via di Mercurio), with doorway to VI.10.19 along side street (Vicolo di Mercurio).

Graffiti, painted in red on the north-west corner of VI.10, was found on 24th October 1827.

 

A(ulum)  Vettium  Firmum

aed(ilem)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)  dign(um)  est

una  et  vicini o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)     [CIL IV 171].

 

M(arcum)  C(aium)  M(arcellum)  a[ed(ilem)]    [CIL IV 172]

 

Marcellum

aed(ilem)     [CIL IV 173]

 

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples: Nicola Longobardi. p. 137.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1961. Entrance on corner (of Via di Mercurio), with doorway to VI.10.19 along side street (Vicolo di Mercurio). 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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VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1961. Entrance on corner (of Via di Mercurio), with doorway to VI.10.19 along side street (Vicolo di Mercurio).

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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VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2005. Entrance and marble counter, with doorway on the left to rear bar room with frescoes. The doorway on the right led into the two smaller guest rooms on the south side of the bar.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2005.

Entrance and marble counter, with doorway on the left to rear bar room with frescoes.

The doorway on the right led into the two smaller guest rooms on the south side of the bar-room.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1959. Entrance doorway, with two other doorways to rear rooms. 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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VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1959. Entrance doorway, with two other doorways to rear rooms.

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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VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking east towards counter and entrance doorway. 
Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.  Warsher collection no. 966

VI.10.1 Pompeii. 1937-39. Looking east towards counter and entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 966.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Old undated photograph. Entrance and marble counter.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Old undated photograph. Entrance doorway, and marble counter.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Looking towards entrance doorway on east side of Via Mercurio.
Photo by permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford. File name instarchbx202im071. Source ID. 44542.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Looking towards entrance doorway on east side of Via Mercurio.

Photo by permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford. File name instarchbx202im071. Source ID. 44542.

See photo on University of Oxford HEIR database

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Display shelving..

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Display shelving.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Marble display shelving at end of counter, with recess below.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Marble display shelving at end of counter, with recess below.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Marble counter with three urns.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Marble counter with three urns.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Marble counter with three urns. Looking towards the east wall, the door on the left leads into the room on the north side (also see VI.10.19).
The doorway on the right leads into the room on the south side of the bar, and probably originally linked to VI.10.2 Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Marble counter with three urns.

Looking towards the east wall, the door on the left leads into the room on the north side (also see VI.10.19).

The doorway on the right leads into the room on the south side of the bar, and probably originally linked to VI.10.2

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Marble counter with three urns.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Marble counter with three urns.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  South wall of caupona with hearth and doorway to rear room on south side. According to Eschebach, the stairs to the upper floor would have been against this south wall. Where the modern gate has been fitted, there may be a mark showing the steps leading up the wall.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. 

South wall of caupona with hearth and doorway to rear room on south side of bar-room.

According to Eschebach, the stairs to the upper floor would have been against this south wall.

Where the modern gate has been fitted, there may be a mark showing the steps leading up the wall.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Hearth on south side of bar-room. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Hearth on south side of bar-room. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. South wall of bar-room, with remaining mark of stairs, on left. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003.

South wall of bar-room, with remaining mark of stairs, on left.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Doorway to rear room on north side and other entrance at VI.10.19.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. 

Doorway to rear room on north side of bar-room, and other entrance at VI.10.19.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. September 2005. Frescoes on south wall of rear room on north side. According to Garcia y Garcia, the 1943 bombing was the cause of the decay and loss to the paintings on the south wall. See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.80)

VI.10.1 Pompeii. September 2005. Frescoes on south wall of rear room, at west end.

According to Garcia y Garcia, the 1943 bombing was the cause of the decay and loss to the paintings on the south wall.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.80)

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Remains of fresco on south wall of rear room on north side.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Remains of fresco at west end of south wall of rear room.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Remains of fresco at west end of south wall of rear room.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Remains of fresco at west end of south wall of rear room.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Fresco on south wall of rear room on north side.  People at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Fresco on south wall of rear room. 

People at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Fresco on south wall of rear room.  Detail of people at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Fresco on south wall of rear room. 

Detail of people at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Fresco on south wall of rear room showing detail of table.  
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. May 2003. Fresco on south wall of rear room showing detail of table. 

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

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VI.10.1 Pompeii. W.150. Fresco from south wall of rear room.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231159

VI.10.1 Pompeii. W.150. Fresco from south wall of rear room.

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

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231159

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Drawing of fresco on south wall of rear room.  People at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Drawing of fresco on south wall of rear room. 

People at a table with sausages, onions and other food hanging above them.

 

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Stereoview by R. Rive of fresco from south wall of rear room, c.1860-1870’s. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.10.1 Pompeii. Stereoview by R. Rive of fresco from south wall of rear room, c.1860-1870s.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

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