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VII.16.22 Pompeii. Casa di Fabio Rufo or House of M Fabius Rufus.

Linked to VII.16.17, VII.16.20 and VII.16.21.

 

Shown as number 19 on Eschebach site plan.

 

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VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. 
Peristyle garden looking south towards entrance VII.16.17 in House of Maius Castricius.. According to Jashemski, this was the peristyle garden reached easily from the Vicolo dei Soprastanti. The peristyle portico was supported by pillars at the corners and by a column in the middle of each of the four sides. A low wall built between the columns and pillars, was broken by an entrance into the garden on the north wall. See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.203, B, and Fig 236)

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007.

Peristyle garden looking south towards entrance VII.16.17 in House of Maius Castricius.

According to Jashemski, this was the peristyle garden reached easily from the Vicolo dei Soprastanti.

The peristyle portico was supported by pillars at the corners and by a column in the middle of each of the four sides.

A low wall built between the columns and pillars, was broken by an entrance into the garden on the north wall.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.203, B, and Fig 236)

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking east across peristyle garden in House of Maius Castricius. Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012. Looking east across peristyle garden in House of Maius Castricius. Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking north across room with vaulted ceiling, from peristyle. The north wall has a doorway into rear room.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007.

Looking north across room with vaulted ceiling, from peristyle in House of Maius Castricius. The north wall has a doorway into rear room.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012.  Looking north across room with vaulted ceiling, from peristyle in House of Maius Castricius, with doorway into a rear room. Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012. 

Looking north across room with vaulted ceiling, from peristyle in House of Maius Castricius, towards doorway into a rear room.

Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Arched north wall with doorway to rear room.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Arched north wall with doorway to rear room in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012.  Detail of painted face of female divinity in a round panel.
Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. May 2012. Detail of painted face of female divinity in a round panel.

Photo courtesy of Marina Fuxa.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Room overlooking peristyle.
Detail of painted face of female divinity in round panel. According to Varriale, this is a painted shield with painting of Venus Physica Pompeiana.
See Aoyagi M. and Pappalardo U. et al, 2006. Pompei (Regiones VI-VII) Insula Occidentalis. Napoli: Valtrend. (p.442)

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007.

Room overlooking peristyle in House of Maius Castricius, detail of painted face of female divinity in round panel.

According to Varriale, this is a painted shield with painting of Venus Physica Pompeiana.

See Aoyagi M. and Pappalardo U. et al, 2006. Pompei (Regiones VI-VII) Insula Occidentalis. Napoli: Valtrend. (p.442)

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. North wall of rear room, with II style decoration.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. North wall of rear room, with II style decoration in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Peristyle. Looking east.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking east across peristyle in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. East wall of peristyle in House of Maius Castricius.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. East wall of peristyle in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking south along east portico of peristyle in House of Maius Castricius.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking south along east portico of peristyle in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking south-west across peristyle, from north-east corner.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking south-west across peristyle, from north-east corner in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Amphorae.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Amphorae.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking west across paved courtyard. According to Jashemski, to the west of the peristyle garden was a paved courtyard with a portico on the south and the east. A large window in the west wall looked down on the garden below, and to the Bay of Naples beyond. This courtyard was probably decorated with potted plants and trees. See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.203, C, and Fig. 237)

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking west across paved courtyard in House of Maius Castricius.

According to Jashemski, to the west of the peristyle garden was a paved courtyard with a portico on the south and the east.

A large window in the west wall looked down on the garden below, and to the Bay of Naples beyond.

This courtyard was probably decorated with potted plants and trees.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.203, C, and Fig. 237)

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. 1972. Sig. Sicignano, Wilhelmina, Dott. Giordano and custodian looking from large window in west wall.  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. J72f0227

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. 1972. Sig. Sicignano, Wilhelmina, Dott. Giordano and custodian looking from large window in west wall.

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.16.17-22 Pompeii. 1972. Looking north across garden below window in west wall. 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. J72f0228

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. 1972. Looking north across garden below window in west wall. 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.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007.  Cistern mouth.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Cistern mouth in House of Maius Castricius.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii.  December 2007. Corridor.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Corridor.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii.  December 2007. Corridor.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Corridor.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii.  December 2007. Mosaic door threshold.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. December 2007. Mosaic door threshold.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. Wall painting of winged female figure, possibly Victoria. SAP 41653. Photographed at “A Day in Pompeii” exhibition at Melbourne Museum. September 2009. This may have come from the area of oecus 32 and may be the II style winged Nike. This room has not been photographed

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. Wall painting of winged female figure, possibly Victoria. PAP 41653.

Photographed at “A Day in Pompeii” exhibition at Melbourne Museum. September 2009.

This may have come from the area of oecus 32 and may be the II style winged Nike.

This room has not been photographed.

 

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. Fragment of a wall painting of sail, birds and flowers.
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 9624.
According to Grimaldi, this fragment was from the centre of the west wall of Oecus 32. 
See Aoyagi M. and Pappalardo U. et al, 2006. Pompei (Regiones VI-VII) Insula Occidentalis. Napoli: Valtrend. (p.304).  This room has not been photographed.

VII.16.17-22 Pompeii. Fragment of a wall painting of sail, birds and flowers.

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 9624.

According to Grimaldi, this fragment was from the centre of the west wall of oecus 32.

See Aoyagi M. and Pappalardo U. et al, 2006. Pompei (Regiones VI-VII) Insula Occidentalis. Napoli: Valtrend. (p.304)

This room has not been photographed.

 

 

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