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IX.13.1 Pompeii. House of C. Julius Polybius.

Linked to IX.13.2 and IX.13.3. Excavated 1912, 1964 and 1966.

 

IX.13.1/2/3 Pompeii. March 2010.  Entrances on Via Dell’Abbondanza.

IX.13.1/2/3 Pompeii. March 2010.  Entrances on Via Dell’Abbondanza.

 

IX.13.1, IX.13.2, IX.13.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrances on Via Dell’Abbondanza. On the west side of the entrance doorway, many graffiti were found. Amongst them CIL IV 7928 was found, in the area of the corner of the insula, behind the scaffolding. None of the graffiti are now conserved. See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.460-1)
According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), CIL IV 7928 read as –
Cn(aeum)  Helvium  Sabin(um) 
aed(ilem)  v(irum)  p(robum)  vicini  rog(ant)      [CIL IV 7928]
According to Cooley, graffiti recorded as being on the front of the House of C. Julius Polybius translates as – “His neighbours ask for Cn. Helvius Sabinus, an honest man, as aedile”.   [CIL IV 7928] See Cooley, A. and M.G.L., 2004. Pompeii : A Sourcebook. London : Routledge. (p.123)

IX.13.1, IX.13.2, IX.13.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Entrances on Via Dell’Abbondanza.

On the west side of the entrance doorway, many graffiti were found.

Amongst them CIL IV 7928 was found, in the area of the corner of the insula, behind the scaffolding.

None of the graffiti are now conserved.

See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.460-1)

 

According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), CIL IV 7928 read as –


Cn(aeum)  Helvium  Sabin(um)

aed(ilem)  v(irum)  p(robum)  vicini  rog(ant)      [CIL IV 7928]

 

According to Cooley, graffiti recorded as being on the front of the House of C. Julius Polybius translates as –

“His neighbours ask for Cn. Helvius Sabinus, an honest man, as aedile”.   [CIL IV 7928]

See Cooley, A. and M.G.L., 2004. Pompeii : A Sourcebook. London : Routledge. (p.123)

 

IX.13.1, IX.13.2, IX.13.3 Pompeii.  December 2005. Entrances.

IX.13.1, IX.13.2, IX.13.3 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrances.

 

IX.13.1 and IX.13.2 Pompeii.  December 2005.  Entrances.

IX.13.1 and IX.13.2 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrances. 

 

IX.13.1 Pompeii.  December 2005. Entrance.

IX.13.1 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance. 

 

IX.13.1 and IX.13.2 Pompeii.  December 2005. Entrances.

IX.13.1 and IX.13.2 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrances.

 

IX.13.1 Pompeii. December 2007. Graffito on the east side of entrance doorway, CIL IV 7944 and CIL IV 7950. According to Varone and Stefani, found on the east side of the doorway were CIL IV 7942, 7944, 7945 and 7946. Further to the east of CIL IV 7944, was CIL IV 7950, which is now unreadable. Only part of CIL IV 7944 and CIL IV 7950 remains visible, see above photo. See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.463-4)
According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these read as –
A(ulum)  Rustium  Verum 
d(uumvirum)  i(ure)  d(icundo)  Polybi(us)  collega  fac(iat)  [CIL IV 7942]
Paquium 
et  Capr[as]ium  [IIvir(um)]   i(ure)  d(icundo)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)       [CIL IV 7944]
Severum  aed(ilem) 
Polybius  rogat         [CIL IV 7945]
v(irum)] 
p(robum)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)  dignissium       [CIL IV 7946]
Ampliatum 
aed(ilem)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)       [CIL IV 7950]

IX.13.1 Pompeii. December 2007.

Graffito on the east side of entrance doorway, CIL IV 7944 and CIL IV 7950.

According to Varone and Stefani, found on the east side of the doorway were CIL IV 7942, 7944, 7945 and 7946.

Further to the east of CIL IV 7944, was CIL IV 7950, which is now unreadable.

Only part of CIL IV 7944 and CIL IV 7950 remains visible, see above photo.

See Varone, A. and Stefani, G., 2009. Titulorum Pictorum Pompeianorum, Rome: L’erma di Bretschneider, (p.463-4)

 

According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de), these read as –

 

A(ulum)  Rustium  Verum

d(uumvirum)  i(ure)  d(icundo)  Polybi(us)  collega  fac(iat)       [CIL IV 7942]

 

Paquium

et  Capr[as]ium  [IIvir(um)]   i(ure)  d(icundo)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)       [CIL IV 7944]

 

Severum  aed(ilem)

Polybius  rogat         [CIL IV 7945]

 

v(irum)]

p(robum)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)  dignissium       [CIL IV 7946]

 

Ampliatum

aed(ilem)  o(ro)  v(os)  f(aciatis)       [CIL IV 7950]

 

IX.13.1 Pompeii. 1976. Looking east along IX.13 on the north side of Via dell’Abbondanza. 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. J76f0552

IX.13.1 Pompeii. 1976. Looking east along IX.13 on the north side of Via dell’Abbondanza.

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.

J76f0552

 

IX.13.1-3 Pompeii, 1973. Looking east from Casina dell’Aquila towards IX.13.1-3 with roof, across the top of the unexcavated IX.12.  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. J73f0239

IX.13.1-3 Pompeii, 1973. Looking east from Casina dell’Aquila towards IX.13.1-3 with roof, across the top of the unexcavated IX.12. 

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.

J73f0239