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VII.7.22 Pompeii. Street altar. Ara Jovis (Jupiter Altar).

 

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Street altar.

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Street altar.

 

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Street altar. According to Mau, above the altar was a stucco relief representing a sacrifice; at the sides of the relief were pilasters. Above the relief was a gable, in which an eagle could be seen. The eagle indicated that the shrine was dedicated to Jupiter.
See Mau, A., 1907, translated by Kelsey, F. W., Pompeii: Its Life and Art. New York: Macmillan, (p. 235).

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Street altar.

According to Mau, above the altar was a stucco relief representing a sacrifice; at the sides of the relief were pilasters.

Above the relief was a gable, in which an eagle could be seen.

The eagle indicated that the shrine was dedicated to Jupiter.

See Mau, A., 1907, translated by Kelsey, F. W., Pompeii: Its Life and Art. New York: Macmillan, (p. 235).

 

VII.7.22 Pompeii. June 2012. Looking south across Vicolo dei Soprastanti to Jupiter altar.

VII.7.22 Pompeii. June 2012. Looking south across Vicolo dei Soprastanti to Jupiter altar.

 

VII.7.22 Pompeii.May 2005.Vicolo dei Soprastanti, looking westVII.6 on right

VII.7.22 Pompeii, on left. May 2005.       Vicolo dei Soprastanti, looking west.                   VII.6 on right.

 

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Vicolo dei Soprastanti, looking west.

VII.7.22 Pompeii. September 2005. Vicolo dei Soprastanti, looking west.

 

 

 

 

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