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VI.15.1 Pompeii. House of the Vettii or Casa dei Vettii or Domus Vettiorum.

Excavated 1894-1895. Linked to VI.15.27.

 

In Notizie degli Scavi, prior to January 1897, this house was described as being in Insula 12 of Reg. VI. Afterwards it was changed to Insula 15 of Reg. VI.

 

Entrance, Vestibule and Atrium

 

Part:    1        2        3        4        5        6        7        8        9        10        11       VI.15.1 Plan

 

Oecus on South side of Atrium (PPM – room e)

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2023. 
South-east corner of atrium with doorway into oecus (e). 
Photo courtesy of Miriam Colomer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2023.

South-east corner of atrium with doorway into oecus (e).

Photo courtesy of Miriam Colomer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Doorway into oecus (e) in south-east corner of atrium.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Doorway into oecus (e) in south-east corner of atrium.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to oecus in south-east corner of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to oecus in south-east corner of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Threshold and flooring between atrium and oecus.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Threshold and flooring between atrium and oecus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Threshold and flooring between atrium and oecus.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.
Next to the lava threshold there is a marble slab, fixed with four pivots on which the multi-leaf door was gathered. 
The marble threshold was inserted into the previous cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble flakes and tiles.
See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici. Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 486.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Threshold and flooring between atrium and oecus.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

Next to the lava threshold there is a marble slab, fixed with four pivots on which the multi-leaf door was gathered.

The marble threshold was inserted into the previous cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble flakes and tiles.

See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici. Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 486.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking south across flooring in oecus from doorway.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking south across flooring in oecus from doorway.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Flooring in oecus (e), looking south. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.
The cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble tiles and flakes arranged to outline a sort of central carpet dates back to the 1st century BC.
See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici. Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 486.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Flooring in oecus (e), looking south. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

The cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble tiles and flakes arranged to outline a sort of central carpet dates back to the 1st century BC.

See Carratelli, G. P., 1990-2003. Pompei: Pitture e Mosaici. Roma: Istituto della enciclopedia italiana, p. 486.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking south-east across cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble tiles and flakes.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking south-east across cocciopesto floor with polychrome marble tiles and flakes.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of circular marble tile in floor in oecus (e), looking east. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of circular marble tile in floor in oecus (e), looking east. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking north across flooring.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking north across flooring.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Detail of flooring in north-east corner of oecus.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Detail of flooring in north-east corner of oecus.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking west across flooring.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. July 2017. Looking west across flooring.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking towards south-west corner of oecus on south side of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking through doorway towards south-west corner of oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards north-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Looking from doorway towards north-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Looking towards north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall of oecus on south side of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall of oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.   December 2006.  Detail of painting in Oecus on South side of Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting from upper north wall in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. 
Detail of painting from upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting from upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from upper north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from upper north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from decoration in north-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail from decoration in north-east corner of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of plaster from north-east corner in oecus on south side of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of plaster from north-east corner in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of stucco work decoration of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of stucco work decoration of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from upper north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2018. 
North wall of oecus on south side of atrium, wall painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus. Photo courtesy of Aude Durand.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2018.

North wall of oecus on south side of atrium, wall painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus. Photo courtesy of Aude Durand.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. 
North wall of oecus, wall painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017.

North wall of oecus, wall painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall of oecus on south side of atrium with painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall of oecus on south side of atrium with painting of the Metamorphosis of Cyparissus.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from painting on north wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. East end of north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. East end of north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Looking towards east wall of oecus.
Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 2017. Looking towards east wall of oecus.

Foto Annette Haug, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards east wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards east wall of oecus on south side of atrium. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.   December 2006. Wall in Oecus on South side of Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall in north-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall in north-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006. Detail of painting in Oecus on South side of Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Decorative medallion from east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Decorative medallion from east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting on east wall in oecus on south side of atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting on east wall in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall in south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall in south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2018. Detail of figures from upper south-east corner of oecus. Photo courtesy of Aude Durand.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2018. Detail of figures from upper south-east corner of oecus. Photo courtesy of Aude Durand.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.   December 2006. Detail of painting in Oecus on South side of Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painting in oecus on south side of atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

 

(Continued in next part)

 

 

Part:    1        2        3        4        5        6        7        8        9        10        11       VI.15.1 Plan

 

 

 

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