VI.17.31 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west to entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.
According to Fiorelli –
“Una taberna attigua all’indicato edifizio, faceva parte del caseggiato che fa seguito. Ha il podio per la vendita, la bocca della cisterna, la scaletta dell’ammezzato, e nel fondo due celle per gli avventori.”
See Fiorelli, G. (1875). Descrizione, (p.434)
See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p.159)
(translation – "A bar/shop adjacent to the designated building, which was part of the house that followed.
It had a sales podium/bench, a cistern-mouth, the stairs up to the mezzanine, and at the rear two rooms for the customers. "
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway, looking west.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrance doorway.
South wall of shop with remains of stone staircase in south-west corner, on right.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Sales podium/bench faced with marble slabs.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Rear rooms on west side.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Room in south-west corner.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Cistern mouth near north wall of shop.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. North wall of shop.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. December 2007. Threshold or sill, with grooves for closing the shutters.
VI.17.31 Pompeii. Found on 12 July 1760. Painting of the three graces.
This was found in VI Ins Occ and may have been from one of VI.17.31-36.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9231.
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples: Nicola Longobardi, p. 35.
See Antichità di Ercolano: Tomo Terzo, 1762, p. 57-61, pl. 11.
According to Mattusch, this may be from VI.17.west: 31?
See Mattusch C., 2008. Pompeii and the Roman Villa. Thames and Hudson, p. 243.