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VI.17.3 Pompeii. Entrance to caupona.

Linked to VI.17.4. First excavated 1757?

 

According to Fiorelli –

“VI.17.3 and 4. Il termopolio che segue ha due aditi, tra i quali era un pilastro portante nella sommita un fallo a rilievo, in un piccola edicola sporgente dal muro.

Vi erano sotto altri programmi, ne’quali proponevansi alla edilita lo stesso Giulio Polibio, Sabino, e M. Cerrinio Vatia.

La bottega fornita del solito podio co’gradini e il fornello, aveva nello interno un androne, cui stavano ai lati l’apotheca, il triclinio, due cellette, e poi un altro triclinio ed un cubicolo: teneva in fondo tre grandi celle, e da una di esse il passagio nell’hospitium.”

See Fiorelli, G. (1875). Descrizione di Pompei, (p.431-2)

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

(translation –

“VI. 17.3 and 4. The thermopolium that follows has two entrances, between which was a pillar carrying a phallus in relief at the top, in a small protruding aedicula.

Underneath there were other inscriptions, in which were proposed the same Julius Polybius, Sabino, and M. Cerrinio Vatia, for aediles.

The bar-room was furnished with the usual podium with steps/shelves and a hearth, in the interior was a corridor, storeroom, the triclinium, two rooms and then another triclinium and a cubiculum were on either side: having at the rear three large rooms, and in one of them was the passage into the hospitium (at VI.17.1).”

 

VI.17.3 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway on Via Consolare.

VI.17.3 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance doorway on Via Consolare.

 

VI.17.3 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west from Via Consolare towards entrance doorway, in centre.

VI.17.3 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west from Via Consolare towards entrance doorway, in centre.

 

VI.17.3 Pompeii. December 2005. December 2005. Entrance doorway.

VI.17.3 Pompeii. December 2005. December 2005. Entrance doorway.

 

VI.17.3 Pompeii. September 2005. Looking west into entrance of caupona, and south-west to rear rooms linked to VI.17.4. For other photographs of rear rooms, see VI.17.4.

VI.17.3 Pompeii. September 2005.

Looking west into entrance of caupona, and south-west to rear rooms linked to VI.17.4.

For other photographs of rear rooms, see VI.17.4.

 

VI.17.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking west through entrance doorway.

VI.17.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking west through entrance doorway.

 

 

VI.17.4 left and VI.17.3 right, Pompeii. December 2006. The brick pilaster in the centre is the location of the plaque below.

VI.17.4 left and VI.17.3 right, Pompeii. December 2006.

The brick pilaster in the centre is the location of the plaque below.

 

VI.17.4 left and VI.17.3 right, Pompeii. July 2010. The brick pilaster in the centre is the location of the plaque below. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VI.17.4 left and VI.17.3 right, Pompeii. July 2010.

The brick pilaster in the centre is the location of the plaque below.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Plaque with phallus between VI.17.3 and VI.17.4, Pompeii. July 2010. Looking west.

Plaque with phallus between VI.17.3 and VI.17.4, Pompeii. July 2010. Looking west.

 

Plaque with phallus between VI.17.3 and VI.17.4, Pompeii. December 2005. Looking west.

Plaque with phallus between VI.17.3 and VI.17.4, Pompeii. December 2005. Looking west.

 

 

 

 

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