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VI.17.2 Pompeii. Thermopolium. Linked to VI.17.1. First excavated 1769.

 

According to Fiorelli –

“La taberna adiacente, che non aveva chiusure nell’area dell’indicato hospitium, teneva sulla via un podio per la vendita de’com(m)estibili, ed una cella dietroposta, esibendo sul pilastro intermedio l’epigrafe:

C . IVLIVM . POLYBIVM

II . VIR . MVLIONES . ROG  [CIL IV 113] 

 

See Fiorelli, G., (1875). Descrizione. (p.431)

See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p.158)

(translation -

"The adjacent bar, which was not closed off from the indicated hospitium (VI.17.1), had a podium/bench for the sale of foodstuffs onto the roadway and a room at the rear, showing on the middle pillar was the epigraph -

C . IVLIVM . POLYBIVM

II . VIR . MVLIONES . ROG  [CIL IV.113] 

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west towards entrance doorway.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west towards entrance doorway.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway on west side of Via Consolare.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway on west side of Via Consolare.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance doorway, looking west.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance doorway, looking west.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Two sided counter with marble top.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Two sided counter with marble top.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to rear room on south side of VI.17.1.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to rear room on south side of VI.17.1, looking west.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Doorway from rear room of VI.17.1, looking east.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Doorway from rear room of VI.17.1, looking east.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking eastwards across bar-room, towards Via Consolare.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking eastwards across bar-room, towards Via Consolare.

 

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Threshold or sill.

VI.17.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Threshold or sill.