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

 

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East portico

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  December 2007. Looking north along east wall.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking north along east wall.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  December 2007. Harpocrates niche on east wall.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. Harpocrates niche on east wall.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Harpocrates niche on east wall.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. December 2007. Harpocrates niche on east wall.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards east portico and niche.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards east portico and niche.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. East portico niche with reproduction of the fresco with a montage of features concerned with the worship of Isis. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8975. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. May 2017. East portico niche with reproduction of the fresco with a montage of features concerned with the worship of Isis.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8975.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting found in niche on east wall.
It shows a montage of features concerned with the worship of Isis, including a statue of Harpocrates, a boy with a finger in his mouth holding a cornucopia, with a lotus blossom resting on his forehead. 
Before him stands a priest in a long white robe with a candlestick in each hand. 
In the background is a temple surrounded by a colonnade. 
See Mau, A., 1907, translated by Kelsey, F. W., Pompeii: Its Life and Art. New York: Macmillan. (p. 172).
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8975.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting found in niche on east wall.

It shows a montage of features concerned with the worship of Isis, including a statue of Harpocrates, a boy with a finger in his mouth holding a cornucopia, with a lotus blossom resting on his forehead.

Before him stands a priest in a long white robe with a candlestick in each hand.

In the background is a temple surrounded by a portico.

See Mau, A., 1907, translated by Kelsey, F. W., Pompeii: Its Life and Art. New York: Macmillan. (p. 172).

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8975.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found to the left of the shrine to Harpocrates. Part of an architectural scene with two scrolls with an acanthus bush on the right supported by two crocodiles and on top of it sits a pygmy with a sistrum flanked by two ibis.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8545.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found to the left of the shrine to Harpocrates.

Part of an architectural scene with two scrolls with an acanthus bush on the right supported by two crocodiles and on top of it sits a pygmy with a sistrum flanked by two ibis.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8545.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on right feature of east wall. Sacred landscape. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9515.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on north part of east wall of portico. Sacred landscape.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9515.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on left feature of east wall. Still life surmounted by Delphic tripod. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8695.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on left feature of east wall. Still life surmounted by Delphic tripod.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8695.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east portico. Still life with two dead ducks and fruit, with a Delphic tripod and two deer.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8695.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east portico. Still life with two dead ducks and fruit, with a Delphic tripod and two deer.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8695.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east wall of portico. Picture with landscape, surmounted by a pediment and with a small panel underneath with a bovine head. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9444.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east wall of portico.

Picture with landscape, surmounted by a pediment and with a small panel underneath with a bovine head.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9444.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east wall of portico. 
Landscape, surmounted by a pediment and with a small panel underneath with a bovine head. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9444.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east wall of portico.

Landscape, surmounted by a pediment and with a small panel underneath with a bovine head.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9444.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting of priest from east portico.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8921.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting of priest from east portico.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8921.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on right feature of east portico. 
Painting of a priest wearing a white robe from shoulder to ankles. 
A cobra is on a rose crown held out in his hands.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8922.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Found on right feature of east portico.

Painting of a priest wearing a white robe from shoulder to ankles.

A cobra is on a rose crown held out in his hands.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8922.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Still life found on right feature of east wall. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8716.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Still life found on right feature of east wall.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8716.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting of marine griffin and dolphins. Found on right feature of east wall. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8875.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Painting of marine griffin and dolphins. Found on right feature of east wall.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8875.

 

VIII.7.28 Found in Temple of Isis (now in Naples Archaeological Museum)

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Ultimate panel on the right of the east wall.

Architectural scene with Nilotic painting surmounted by a mask.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8539.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Ultimate panel on the right of the east wall. Detail of architectural scene with Nilotic painting surmounted by a mask. Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8539.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Ultimate panel on the right of the east wall.

Detail of architectural scene with Nilotic painting surmounted by a mask.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8539.

 

VIII.7.28 Found in Temple of Isis (now in Naples Archaeological Museum)

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. South part of east wall. Aedicula with lion.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9932.

 

VIII.7.28 Found in Temple of Isis (now in Naples Archaeological Museum)

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Southern corner of east wall of portico. Picture with sacred landscape.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9425.

 

VIII.7.28 Found in Temple of Isis (now in Naples Archaeological Museum)

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. From the left of the east wall of the portico.

Architectural scene with Nilotic scene surmounted by a female theatrical mask and a frieze of scrolls.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8607.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. From the left of the east wall of the portico. 
Detail of Nilotic scene with two pigmies and surmounted by a female theatrical mask. 
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8607.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. From the left of the east wall of the portico.

Detail of Nilotic scene with two pigmies and surmounted by a female theatrical mask.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8607.

 

VIII.7.28 Found in Temple of Isis (now in Naples Archaeological Museum)

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. From north part of the east portico.

Architectural scene with still life and frieze of scrolls.

A similar panel (8536) was found on the opposite western wall.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8537.

 

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Two paintings from the south end of the east portico. 
Upper painting is of a satyr with tambourine and plate of offerings.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9128.
Lower painting is of a marine lion with dolphins.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8884.

VIII.7.28 Pompeii. Two paintings from the south end of the east portico.

Upper painting is of a satyr with tambourine and plate of offerings.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9128.

Lower painting is of a marine lion with dolphins.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 8884.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards west side of pilaster in east portico. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards west side of pilaster in east portico.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco on pilaster. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VIII.7.28, Pompeii. May 2015. Detail of stucco on pilaster. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

 

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