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VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Temple of Isis or Tempio di Iside.

 

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Temple

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards south-east corner of the podium. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards south-east corner of the podium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Altar in south-east corner of podium of Temple. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Altar in south-east corner of podium of Temple.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Remaining stucco on south side of altar in south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Remaining stucco on south side of altar in south-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco from south side of altar in south-east corner of podium.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco from south side of altar in south-east corner of podium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Altar near south side of podium of Temple.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. March 2009. Altar near south side of podium of Temple.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Niche on south side of the Cella.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. March 2009. Niche on south end of the east side of the cella.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Niche on south end of the east side of the cella.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Niche on south end of the east side of the cella.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Niche on south side.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. March 2009. Niche on south end of east side.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco decoration above niche on south end of east side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco decoration above niche on south end of east side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking west along south portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking west along south portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. South wall of cella. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. South wall of cella. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of decorative capital on south-west corner of cella.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of decorative capital on south-west corner of cella.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Detail of upper south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Detail of upper south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Looking east along south portico towards purgatorium.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Looking east along south portico towards purgatorium.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Stucco on south side, above doorway. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Stucco on south side, above doorway.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Stucco on west wall of south side, near doorway.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Stucco on west wall of south side, near doorway.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of decorative stucco on west wall of south side. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of decorative stucco on west wall of south side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Looking east along south portico towards Purgatorium.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking east along south portico towards purgatorium.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. 1961. Looking north-west towards Temple.  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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VIII.7.28 Pompeii. 1961. Looking north-east towards Temple.  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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VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. South side of cella.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. South side of cella.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. September 2015. Narrow steps on south side leading to a side doorway opening into the cella.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. September 2015.

Narrow steps on south side leading to a side doorway opening into the cella.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Narrow steps on south side leading to a side doorway opening into the cella. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Narrow steps on south side leading to a side doorway opening into the cella.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Narrow steps on south side leading to a side doorway opening into the cella. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Narrow steps on south side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  December 2007. South side of Temple with steps to Cella.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. South side of Temple with steps to cella.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. September 2015. Detail of north wall of cella.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. September 2015.

Detail of north wall of cella, looking through doorway.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. South-west corner of portico.
In the south-west corner of the portico, on the west wall, a statue of Venus Anadyomene was found. 
In the same corner on the south wall stood the herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.
The arched entrance leads to an irregular shaped sacred room.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. South-west corner of portico.

In the south-west corner of the portico, on the west wall, a statue of Venus Anadyomene was found.

In the same corner on the south wall stood the herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.

The arched entrance leads to an irregular shaped sacred room.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Reproduction herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex. 
Found against south wall of the south-west corner of the portico.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Reproduction herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.

Found against south wall of the south-west corner of the portico.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Reproduction herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Reproduction herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex. 
Found against south wall of the south-west corner of the colonnade.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Herm of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.

Found against south wall of the south-west corner of the portico.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  Bronze head of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.  Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Bronze head of Gaius Norbanus Sorex.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  Marble pillar with inscription to Gaius Norbanus Sorex: 
C(AI) NORBANI SORICIS SECVNDARVM MAG(ISTRI) PAGI AVG(VSTI)
FELICIS SVBVRBANI EX D(ECRETO) D(ECVRIONVM) LOC(O) D(ATO)
(The above bust is) of Gaius Norbanus Sorex, actor of second parts, the masters of the suburban ward of Augustus Felix (set this up) by decree of the city councillors with its location granted. See Cooley, A.E. and M.G.L., 2004, Pompeii, A Sourcebook, London. And New York, Routledge, p. 71, no. D70; CIL X 814. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble pillar with inscription to Gaius Norbanus Sorex:

C(AI) NORBANI SORICIS SECVNDARVM MAG(ISTRI) PAGI AVG(VSTI)

FELICIS SVBVRBANI EX D(ECRETO) D(ECVRIONVM) LOC(O) D(ATO)

(The above bust is) of Gaius Norbanus Sorex, actor of second parts, the masters of the suburban ward of Augustus Felix (set this up) by decree of the city councillors with its location granted.

See Cooley, A.E. and M.G.L., 2004, Pompeii, A Sourcebook, London. And New York, Routledge, p. 71, no. D70; CIL X 814.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 4991.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. 1854. Painting of Venus Anadiomene. See Niccolini F, 1854. Le case ed i monumenti di Pompei: Volume Primo. Napoli. (Tav. VIII).

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. 1854. Painting of Venus Anadyomene.

See Niccolini F, 1854. Le case ed i monumenti di Pompei: Volume Primo. Napoli. (Tav. VIII).

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath). 
Venus (or Aphrodite) in the Roman world was often identified with Isis.
Originally found with well preserved painting and gilding. 
Found against the west wall of the colonnade in the south west corner.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath).

Venus (or Aphrodite) in the Roman world was often identified with Isis.

Originally found with well preserved painting and gilding.

Found against the west wall of the portico in the south west corner.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath). 
Found against the west wall of the colonnade in the south west corner.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath).

Found against the west wall of the portico in the south west corner.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath). 
Found against the west wall of the colonnade in the south west corner.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Marble statue of Venus Anadyomene (Venus drying her hair after a bath).

Found against the west wall of the portico in the south west corner.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 6298.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011. Looking east towards the rear west and south sides of the cella.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2011.

Looking east towards the rear west and south sides of the cella, from south-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

 

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