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VII.5.29 Pompeii. Shop of Acastus. Excavated 1823, 2002.

 

VII.5.29 Shop

VII.5.29 Pompeii. December 2005. Looking west to entrance. 

According to Della Corte, he thought Acastus would have worked here because of the recommendation found written on the corner of the insula next to this shop.

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Acastus  cliens  facit     [CIL IV 2925]

See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p.117)

See Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de)

 

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1

 

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1.
Rear room with latrine. See Associazione Internazionale Amici di Pompei: Quaderni di Studi Pompeiani, 1/2007. Barattolo, A and Romaldi, F: Insula VII.5 – Una rilettura ragionata dei documenti grafici. (p.127-146, Fig 25 niche and latrine, Fig 26 terracotta at the bottom of the niche for the latrine)

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1.

Rear room with latrine.

See Associazione Internazionale Amici di Pompei: Quaderni di Studi Pompeiani, 1/2007.

Barattolo, A and Romaldi, F: Insula VII.5 – Una rilettura ragionata dei documenti grafici. (p.127-146, Fig 25 niche and latrine, Fig 26 terracotta at the bottom of the niche for the latrine)

 

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1. Niche latrine in east wall. Cleaning of the floor in 2002 confirmed the terracotta latrine entrance is below, built into the cement floor. See Associazione Internazionale Amici di Pompei: Quaderni di Studi Pompeiani, 1/2007. Barattolo, A and Romaldi, F: Insula VII.5 – Una rilettura ragionata dei documenti grafici. (p.143, Fig 25, Fig 26).

VII.5.29 Pompeii. View through rear door into void under steps of VII.5.1.

Niche latrine in east wall. Cleaning of the floor in 2002 confirmed the terracotta latrine entrance is below, built into the cement floor.

See Associazione Internazionale Amici di Pompei: Quaderni di Studi Pompeiani, 1/2007.

Barattolo, A and Romaldi, F: Insula VII.5 – Una rilettura ragionata dei documenti grafici. (p.143, Fig 25, Fig 26).