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VI.17.7 Pompeii. Shop. Excavated 1771, 1804?

 

According to Fiorelli - VI.17.7 and 8 –

“Seguono altre due tabernae, in vicinanza delle quali dovevano trovarsi varii programmi, trasportati nel Museo, e fra quelli di candidature piu note uno che dice:

CVSPIVM .  PANSAM

AED .  FABIVS .  EVPOR .  PRINCEPS .  LIBERTINORVM   

See Fiorelli, G. (1875). Descrizione di Pompei, (p.432)

See Pappalardo, U., 2001. La Descrizione di Pompei per Giuseppe Fiorelli (1875). Napoli: Massa Editore. (p.159).

(translation - "Another two shops follow, and found nearby were various electoral recommendations which were taken to the Museum, and amongst many of noted candidates, one said - ……”)

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west to entrance doorway.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking west to entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

According to Eschebach this shop would have been damaged by the 1943 bombing. She said it was excavated in 1804, and then restored in 1977.

In the left wall would have been a hole for a recess for a cupboard or podium, behind on the right was the stairs up to a pergula.

See Eschebach, L., 1993. Gebäudeverzeichnis und Stadtplan der antiken Stadt Pompeji. Köln: Böhlau. (p.234)

The east side of the main road (Via Consolare – House of the Vestals and House of the Surgeon) was excavated between 1770-1771, from here the excavators moved across to the west side of the roadway towards the two shops at VI.17.7 and 8. These would have been excavated c.1771.

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking towards north-west corner of shop. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. May 2011. Looking towards north-west corner of shop. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway and south-west corner. For graffiti found between VI.17.8 and 7, see VI.17.8.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Entrance doorway and south-west corner. For graffiti found between VI.17.8 and 7, see VI.17.8.

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking west into shop.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. Looking west into shop.

According to Fiorelli, 2nd February 1771 –

We continued the excavation in the same dwelling and have emptied four rooms.

Opposite to the same dwelling we have discovered an entire room, that I am given to believe was a shop, where we have found 32 amphorae mainly broken, 10 of them have been sent to the Royal Museum, on each of which there was a sign in red and black letters, and these are -

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. According to Fiorelli, 2nd February 1771 –
We continued the excavation in the same dwelling and have emptied four rooms. 
Opposite to the same dwelling we have discovered an entire room, that I am given to believe was a shop, where we have found 32 amphorae mainly broken. 
10 of them have been sent to the Royal Museum, on each of which there was a sign in red and black letters.
See Fiorelli G., 1860. Pompeianarum antiquitatum historia, Vol. 1: 1748 - 1818, Naples, (Vol.1, part I, p. 249).

VI.17.7 Pompeii. According to Fiorelli, 2nd February 1771 –

We continued the excavation in the same dwelling and have emptied four rooms.

Opposite to the same dwelling we have discovered an entire room, that I am given to believe was a shop, where we have found 32 amphorae mainly broken.

10 of them have been sent to the Royal Museum, on each of which there was a sign in red and black letters.

See Fiorelli G., 1860. Pompeianarum antiquitatum historia, Vol. 1: 1748 - 1818, Naples, (Vol.1, part I, p. 249).

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii.  Shop.  December 2007.  South wall.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. South wall.

 

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. North wall.

VI.17.7 Pompeii. December 2007. North wall.

 

 

 

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