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By Kevin Cole, Miko Flohr

Greater than 250 years after its discovery, Pompeii keeps to resonate powerfully in either educational discourse and the preferred mind's eye. This quantity brings jointly a set of ten papers that boost, problem and revise the current conceptions of the city's artwork, and infrastructure.

The discussions of family paintings during this ebook, a perennial subject for Pompeian students, have interaction formerly missed matters such as wall embellishes in household ornament, the sculpture assortment in the home of Octavius Quartio, and the position of the coated walkways in luxurious villa structure. The well-known cupid's frieze from the home of the Vettii is given a unique and clever reinterpretation. where of at Pompeii, in either the actual and monetary landscapes has lengthy been missed. The chapters on development perform in inhabited homes, at the presence of fulling workshops in atrium homes, and at the city pottery function profitable contributions to a extra whole figuring out of the lifetime of the historic urban.

eventually, this quantity breaks new flooring within the attention of the city infrastructure of Pompeii, a subject that has gained severe realization in basic terms within the final many years, yet one that's enjoying an more and more crucial position in Pompeian reports. the ultimate 3 chapters supply a reassessment of the Pompeian highway community, a systematic research of the volume of lead in Pompeian consuming water, and an intensive research of the water infrastructure round the discussion board that supported its architectural transformation within the final a long time prior to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in advert seventy nine.

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10. five – Lava curbstone blocking off drain on Vicolo del Balcone pensile (Photo: Kevin Cole). Fig. 10. 6 – View within Macellum Drain (Photo: Kevin Cole). Fig. 10. 7 – View of Vicolo del Foro. Fig. 10. eight – discussion board Latrine sewer underneath Vicolo del Granaio (Photo: Kevin Cole). Abbreviations References to historic authors stick with the abbreviations indexed within the Oxford Classical Dictionary. BdI Bullettino dell’Istituto di Corris­pondenza Archeologica (1830–1885) Rome: Istituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica. BullNap Bullettino Archeologico Napoletano (1843–1863) Naples. CIL Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum. (1853–) Berlin: Akademie der Wissen­ schaften. CTP Van der Poel, H. B. (1977) Corpus Topographicum Pompeianum. Rome: ������ Edizioni dell’Elefante. GdS Giornale degli Scavi di Pompei (1861– 1876) Pompeii: Scuola di Archeologia. LIMC Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae. (1981–1999) Zurich/Munich: Artemis. MANN Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. NSc Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità 1876– 2002. Rome: Accademia dei Lincei. PAH Fiorelli, G. (1860–1864) Pompeianarum Antiquitatum Historia. Naples. PPM I. Bragantini (ed. ) ������������ (1990–1999) Pompeii. Pitture e Mosaici. Rome: Istituto dell’ Enciclopedia Italiana. PPP Bragantini, I. , M. de Vos, F. Parise Badoni, and V. Sampaolo (eds. ) (1981– 1986) Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei. Repertorio delle fotografie del Gabinetto fotografico nazionale. Rome: ICCD. SAP Soprintendenza �������������������� Speciale in line with i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei (until 2008: Soprintendenza Archeologica di Pompeii). TLL glossary Linguae Latinae. (1894–) Leipzig. Maps destinations mentioned in paintings part (map 1) 1. Casa degli Amorini dorati (VI sixteen, 7. 38) 2. Casa dell’Efebo (I 7, 10–12) three. Casa del Futteto (I nine, five) four. Casa dello Specchio (IX 7, 18–19) five. Casa di M. Fabius Rufus (VII sixteen, 22) 6. Bakery VII 2, three 7. Domus Volusii Fausti (I 2, 10) eight. residence VII 2, 38 nine. Casa del Marinaio (VII 15, 2) 10. apartment I thirteen, sixteen eleven. apartment I eleven, 12 12. store VI 1, 2 thirteen. Casa di Octavius Quartio (II 2, 2) 14. Casa di Marcus Lucretius (IX three, five) 15. Temple of Isis sixteen. Casa della Venere in Conchiglia (II three, three) 17. Casa della Fortuna (IX 7, 25) 18. Stabian Baths 19. Amphitheater 20. Casa dei Vettii (VI 15, 1) 21. Casa di Trittolemo (VII 7, five) 22. Casa della Regina Carolina (VIII three, 14) 23. Casa di A. Umbricius Scaurus (VII sixteen, 12–15) 24. condo VI eight, 20 25. Casa dei Dioscuri (VI 6, 7) 26. Casa del Fauno (VI 12, 1–8) xiii xiv destinations mentioned in part (map 2) 1. Casa del Citarista (I four, five. 6. 25. 28) 2. Casa del Sacello Iliaco (I 6, four) three. Casa di P. Casca Longus (I 6, eight. nine. eleven) four. Casa di Stallius Eros (I 6, thirteen. 14) five. Casa dei Ceii (I 6, 15) 6. Casa di P. Paquius Proculus (I 7, 1. 20) 7. Casa di M. Fabius Amandius (I 7, 2. three) eight. Casa di Sacerdos Amandus (I 7, five) nine. Casa dell’Efebo (I 7, 10–12. 19) 10. Casa del Menandro (I 10, four. 14–17) eleven. Casa del Fabbro (I 10, 7) 12. apartment I 10, eight thirteen. Casa degli Amanti (I 10, 10. eleven) 14. Casa della Venere in Bikini (I eleven, 6. 7) 15. Casa di A. Trebius Valens (III 2, 1. a) sixteen. Casa delle Nozze d’argento (V 2, i.

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