VII.16.9 Pompeii. September 2005. Looking west through entrance doorway.
According to Eschebach, this was a two-roomed bakery, with an oven at the rear.
On the right may have been a stairs to the upper floor ?
See Eschebach, L., 1993. Gebäudeverzeichnis und Stadtplan der antiken Stadt Pompeji. Köln: Böhlau. (p.347)
According to Garcia y Garcia, this bakery was totally destroyed in the 1943 bombardment.
The oven has now disappeared.
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.131)
VII.16.9, Pompeii. August 1965. Looking north across area. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.