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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Casa del Peristilio or House of Secundus Tyrannus Fortunatus?

Linked to VII.6.19 and VII.6.20.

Excavated 1762, 1808, 1868, 1873 and 1910. Bombed in 1943.

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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Glazed two handled cup or skyphos. One of two skyphoi found on 22nd February 1910 in an elegant room to east of peristyle, room 8, (found in room 108 according to NdS, room 8 would seem to be an alternative number for the same room). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 133316. Our thanks to Raffaele Prisciandaro for his help in identifying this object.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Glazed two handled cup or skyphos.

One of two skyphoi found on 22nd February 1910 in an elegant room to east of peristyle, room 8,

(found in room 108 according to NdS, room 8 would seem to be an alternative number for the same room).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 133316.

Our thanks to Raffaele Prisciandaro for his help in identifying this object.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Glazed two handled cup or skyphos. One of two skyphoi found on 22nd February 1910 in an elegant room to east of peristyle, room 8. (Found in room 108 according to NdS, room 8 would seem to be a different number for the same room). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 133315. Our thanks to Raffaele Prisciandaro for his help in identifying this object.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Glazed two handled cup or skyphos.

One of two skyphoi found on 22nd February 1910 in an elegant room to east of peristyle, room 8.

(Found in room 108 according to NdS, room 8 would seem to be a different number for the same room).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 133315.

Our thanks to Raffaele Prisciandaro for his help in identifying this object.

 

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VII.6.28 Pompeii. May 2010. On the right, a small ivory jar with figures in relief, found 29th May 1762.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 77569

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. May 2010. Paintings from one wall of cubiculum 8, recreated in their original position. Displayed in Naples Archaeological Museum.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. May 2010.

Paintings from one wall of cubiculum 8, recreated in their original position.

Displayed in Naples Archaeological Museum.

 

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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found April 1762. Cubiculum 8. 

Four paintings found on the same wall, reflecting their original positions.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus. See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (569).
See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9183.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (569).

See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9183.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8. Detail from wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.

Detail from wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9183.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8. Detail from wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.

Detail from wall painting of scenes from stories of Dionysus.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9183.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Wall painting of architectural scene with cupid. See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (569).
See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9165.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Wall painting of architectural scene with cupid.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (569).

See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9165.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Detail of wall painting of architectural scene.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Detail from wall painting of architectural scene.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9165.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Detail of wall painting of architectural scene.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Detail of wall painting of architectural scene.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9165.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  Fragment of a wall painting with two figures. One is a naked man with a crown of leaves, possibly Apollo. See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1167).
See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 8895.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 10th April 1762 in cubiculum 8. 

Fragment of a wall painting with two figures. One is a naked man with a crown of leaves, possibly Apollo.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1167).

See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8895.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Wall painting of Cybele on her throne.
See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (421). See Pagano, M., and  Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 8845.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Wall painting of Cybele on her throne.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (421).

See Pagano, M., and  Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8845.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall. Wall painting of two Cupids with a dog hunting a faun and a hare. See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (813). See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41). Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9229.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  One of four paintings found on the same wall.

Wall painting of two Cupids with a dog hunting a faun and a hare.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (813).

See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9229.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii.  Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8.  
Wall painting with four birds with a bush and bordered by geometric motifs.
See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9870.

VII.6.28 Pompeii.  Found 24th April 1762 in cubiculum 8. 

Wall painting with four birds with a bush and bordered by geometric motifs.

See Pagano, M., and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples : Nicola Longobardi.  (p.41).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9870.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Architectural painting with two birds, figs and cherries.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Architectural painting with two birds, figs and cherries.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. 1968. Architectural painting with two birds, figs and cherries.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9733.
Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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According to Prisciandaro and Pagano, the above was found with other pictures and a mosaic threshold -
30 Apr 1762   PAH I, 1, 145-146, VII, vi, 28 “si sono scoperte 3 pitture: 
 - la prima, di tre pal. e nove per diciotto on., rappresenta un tordo che mangia dei fichi, un mulo che sembra che stia mangiando alcuni corbezzoli su un ramo 
       (showing a thrush eating figs, a mule that seems to be eating some arbutus on a branch) 
       (MN 9733; AdE IV, 25, 123; NR 1115; Helb. 1620)
 - pal. 3, on. 9 x on. 15, merlo con ciliegia nel becco, ramo e tre ciliegie, altro merlo
       (showing blackbird with cherry in the beak, branch with three cherries, and another blackbird) -  
       (MN 8746; AdE IV, 20, 95; NR 1116; Arditi 1112). 
 - Note: MN 8748, a picture with the same subject may have come from the same place AdE IV, 20,95; NR 1117.
 - mela cotogna e tre frutti 
 - sulla stessa parete vi sono altri uccelli e una donna, però sono consumati 
 - soglia a mosaico decorata con vasi, alberi, rami e fiori con tessere bianche, nere, azzurre e gialle, di pal. 2 e on. 9” 
   (MN sn; sala CXIV; attributi di Iside).
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples: Nicola Longobardi, p. 41.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. 1968. Architectural painting with two birds, figs and cherries.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9733.

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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According to Prisciandaro and Pagano, the above was found with other pictures and a mosaic threshold -

30 Apr 1762   PAH I, 1, 145-146, VII, vi, 28 “si sono scoperte 3 pitture:

 - la prima, di tre pal. e nove per diciotto on., rappresenta un tordo che mangia dei fichi, un mulo che sembra che stia mangiando alcuni corbezzoli su un ramo

       (showing a thrush eating figs, a mule that seems to be eating some arbutus on a branch)

       (MN 9733; AdE IV, 25, 123; NR 1115; Helb. 1620)

 - pal. 3, on. 9 x on. 15, merlo con ciliegia nel becco, ramo e tre ciliegie, altro merlo

       (showing blackbird with cherry in the beak, branch with three cherries, and another blackbird) - 

       (MN 8746; AdE IV, 20, 95; NR 1116; Arditi 1112).

 - Note: MN 8748, a picture with the same subject may have come from the same place AdE IV, 20,95; NR 1117.

 - mela cotogna e tre frutti

 - sulla stessa parete vi sono altri uccelli e una donna, però sono consumati

 - soglia a mosaico decorata con vasi, alberi, rami e fiori con tessere bianche, nere, azzurre e gialle, di pal. 2 e on. 9”

   (MN sn; sala CXIV; attributi di Iside).

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples: Nicola Longobardi, p. 41.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. 1968. Detail from painting showing blackbird with three cherries found 30th April 1762.. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.
Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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VII.6.28 Pompeii. 1968. Detail from painting showing blackbird with three cherries found 30th April 1762..

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. A thrush eating figs and a blackbird eating cherries.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.
See Antichità di Ercolano: Tomo Quarto: Le Pitture 4, 1765, pl. 25, p. 123. 
See PAH I, 1, 145-146.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. A thrush eating figs and a blackbird eating cherries.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9733.

See Antichità di Ercolano: Tomo Quarto: Le Pitture 4, 1765, pl. 25, p. 123.

See PAH I, 1, 145-146.

 

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Detail of blackbird with cherries from painting in Naples Archaeological Museum.  
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8746.
1968.  Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Detail of blackbird with cherries from painting in Naples Archaeological Museum. 

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8746.

1968.  Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Drawing of 1765 showing blackbird with cherries and another blackbird with figs. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8746.
According to Prisciandaro and Pagano, this may also have come from the same place as the other pictures described above:
-  pal. 3, on. 9 x on. 15, merlo con ciliegia nel becco, ramo e tre ciliegie, altro merlo (showing blackbird with cherry in the beak, branch and three cherries, and another blackbird.
-  MN 8746; AdE IV, 20, 95; NR 1116; Arditi 1112.
See Antichità di Ercolano: Tomo Quarto: Le Pitture 4, 1765, pl. 20, p. 95. 
Note: MN 8748, a picture with the same subject may have come from the same place.

VII.6.28 Pompeii. Found 30th April 1762. Drawing of 1765 showing blackbird with cherries and another blackbird with figs.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8746.

According to Prisciandaro and Pagano, this may also have come from the same place as the other pictures described above:

-  pal. 3, on. 9 x on. 15, merlo con ciliegia nel becco, ramo e tre ciliegie, altro merlo (showing blackbird with cherry in the beak, branch and three cherries, and another blackbird.

-  MN 8746; AdE IV, 20, 95; NR 1116; Arditi 1112.

See Antichità di Ercolano: Tomo Quarto: Le Pitture 4, 1765, pl. 20, p. 95.

Note: MN 8748, a picture with the same subject may have come from the same place.

 

 

 

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