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III.4.1 Pompeii. Taberna vasaria of Zosimus. Pottery.

Southern part of insula excavated 1916. Back entrance at III.4.a. 

The west wall was badly affected by the collapse of the wall and roof of III.3.6 in November 2010.

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III.4.1 Pompeii, on right. June 2012. Looking west along Via dell’Abbondanza with site of III.4.1 on its north side, on the right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.4.1 Pompeii, on right. June 2012.

Looking west along Via dell’Abbondanza with site of III.4.1 on its north side, on the right.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking north towards Vicolo di Ifigenia, and III.4.1, on right.

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking north towards Vicolo di Ifigenia, and III.4.1, on right.

 

III.3.6 Pompeii, Vicolo di Ifigenia and III.4.1, with metal buckled “PompeiViva” new gates. November 2010.

III.3.6 Pompeii, Vicolo di Ifigenia and III.4.1, with metal buckled “PompeiViva” new gates.

November 2010.

 

III.3.6 Pompeii, Vicolo di Ifigenia and III.4.1 (with buckled metal gate). November 2010.  After collapse of wall and roof of III.3.6.

III.3.6 Pompeii, Vicolo di Ifigenia and III.4.1 (with buckled metal gate). November 2010.

After collapse of wall and roof of III.3.6.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. February 2011, looking west along Via dell’Abbondanza to III.4.1 and III.3.6. Photo courtesy of Guy de la Bedoyere.

III.4.1 Pompeii. February 2011, looking west along Via dell’Abbondanza to III.4.1 and III.3.6.

Photo courtesy of Guy de la Bedoyere.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking east across Vicolo di Ifigenia towards west wall being restored.

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking east across Vicolo di Ifigenia towards west wall being restored.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking towards threshold and remains of entrance doorway.

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking towards threshold and remains of entrance doorway.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Entrance.

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Entrance.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Entrance.

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Entrance.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2004. Entrance. According to Della Corte, found on the left pilaster in red letters, unfortunately mutilated and no longer conserved, were the words that told what was sold here - 
Vasa faecaria ven(dit)    [CIL IV 7678] 
See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p. 357).

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2004. Entrance.

According to Della Corte, found on the left pilaster in red letters, unfortunately mutilated and no longer conserved, were the words that told what was sold here -

Vasa faecaria ven(dit)    [CIL IV 7678]
See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p. 357).

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance, looking towards north-west corner with niche.

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2005. Entrance, looking towards north-west corner with niche.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking towards site of west wall, and north-west corner with niche.

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Looking towards site of west wall, and north-west corner with niche.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  West wall, with niche.

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  West wall, with niche.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. Graffiti on the west wall that mentions the market held at Pompeii, Nuceria, Atella, Nola, Cumae, Puteoli, Roma and Capua.
According to Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss/Slaby (See www.manfredclauss.de) this read as

Dies / Sat(urni) / Sol(is) / Lun(ae) / Mar(tis) / Merc(urii) / Iov(is) / Ven(eris) // 
Nundinae / Pompeis / Nuceria / Atilla / Nola / Cumis / Put<e=I>olis / Roma / Capua //
X[VIIII] / X[VIII] / X[VII] / XV[I] / XV / XIV / XIII / X[II] / XI / X / VIIII //
VIII / VII / VI / [V] / [I]V / [I]II / II / pr(idie) / K(alendae) / Non(ae) / VII / VI // Non(ae) / VIIII //
VIII / VII / VI / V / IV / III / pri(die) / Idus //
I / II / III / IV / V / VI / VII / VIII / VIIII / X / XI / XII / XIII / XIV /
XV / XVI / XVII / XVIII / XVIIII / XX / XXI / XXII / XXIII / XXIIII / XXV / XXVI / XXVII / XXVIII // 
XXVIIII / XXX

[CIL IV, 8863]

See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p. 357).

III.4.1 Pompeii. Graffiti on the west wall that mentions the market held at Pompeii, Nuceria, Atella, Nola, Cumae, Puteoli, Roma and Capua.

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

 

Dies / Sat(urni) / Sol(is) / Lun(ae) / Mar(tis) / Merc(urii) / Iov(is) / Ven(eris) //

Nundinae / Pompeis / Nuceria / Atilla / Nola / Cumis / Put<e=I>olis / Roma / Capua //

X[VIIII] / X[VIII] / X[VII] / XV[I] / XV / XIV / XIII / X[II] / XI / X / VIIII //

VIII / VII / VI / [V] / [I]V / [I]II / II / pr(idie) / K(alendae) / Non(ae) / VII / VI // Non(ae) / VIIII //

VIII / VII / VI / V / IV / III / pri(die) / Idus //

I / II / III / IV / V / VI / VII / VIII / VIIII / X / XI / XII / XIII / XIV /

XV / XVI / XVII / XVIII / XVIIII / XX / XXI / XXII / XXIII / XXIIII / XXV / XXVI / XXVII / XXVIII //

XXVIIII / XXX

 

[CIL IV 8863]


See Della Corte, M., 1965.  Case ed Abitanti di Pompei. Napoli: Fausto Fiorentino. (p. 357).

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Niche on west wall in north-west corner.

III.4.1 Pompeii. September 2015. Niche on west wall in north-west corner.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Rectangular niche.  According to Boyce, it had an aedicula façade painted on the wall around it. Two pilasters supported a white architrave and a blue pediment which was ornamented with a white disc in the centre and surrounded by white cornices.  The side walls within the niche were yellow, the back wall was blue, and the edges white.
See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14.  (p.30, No.65, Pl.1,6)

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009. Rectangular niche. 

According to Boyce, it had an aedicula façade painted on the wall around it.

Two pilasters supported a white architrave and a blue pediment which was ornamented with a white disc in the centre and surrounded by white cornices. 

The side walls within the niche were yellow, the back wall was blue, and the edges white.

See Boyce G. K., 1937. Corpus of the Lararia of Pompeii. Rome: MAAR 14.  (p.30, No.65, Pl.1, 6)

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Yellow and blue walls inside the niche.

III.4.1 Pompeii. March 2009.  Yellow and blue walls inside the niche.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2005. West wall with niche.

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2005. West wall with niche.

 

III.4.1 Pompeii, but listed as II.4.1 on photo. 1937-39. Looking towards north-west corner and niche. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 1573

III.4.1 Pompeii, but listed as II.4.1 on photo. 1937-39.

Looking towards north-west corner and niche.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1573.

 

III.4.1  Pompeii. December 2005.  Rectangular Niche on west wall.

III.4.1 Pompeii. December 2005.  Rectangular niche on west wall.

 

 

 

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