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VII.2.17 Pompeii. Small Shop. Excavated 1844 and 1868.

 

VII.2.17 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance on Vicolo del Panettiere, looking south. According to Varone, found on the wall between VII.2.16 and VII.2.17 (on the left), was the inscription
Vesbinus  cinedus,  Vitalio  pedicavit     [CIL IV 2319b]

Found on the right of the doorway, between VII.2.17 and 18, was
Serena 
Isidoru
fastidit     [CIL IV 3117]
Varone translates this as “Serena can’t stand Isidorus”.  He also mentions that Isidoru is written for Isidorum.

See Varone, A., 2002. Erotica Pompeiana: Love Inscriptions on the Walls of Pompeii, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider. (p. 137 and p.50)

VII.2.17 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance on Vicolo del Panettiere, looking south.

According to Varone, found on the wall between VII.2.16 and VII.2.17 (on the left), was the inscription

Vesbinus  cinedus,  Vitalio  pedicavit     [CIL IV 2319b]

 

Found on the right of the doorway, between VII.2.17 and 18, was

Serena

Isidoru

fastidit     [CIL IV 3117]

 

Varone translates this as “Serena can’t stand Isidorus”.  He also mentioned that Isidoru is written for Isidorum.

See Varone, A., 2002. Erotica Pompeiana: Love Inscriptions on the Walls of Pompeii, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider. (p. 137 and p.50)

 

According to Fiorelli, written to the side of the doorway, was

CAPELLA . II . IVR (sic)

See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p. 82)

 

VII.2.17 Pompeii. December 2005. South-west corner of shop.

VII.2.17 Pompeii. December 2005. South wall and south-west corner of shop.