Category: pompeii

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peraequoralikesthings:

mural at pompei

echiromani: A painted plaster wall taken from …

echiromani:

A painted plaster wall taken from Pompeii. The decoration is in “carpet” style. Within the lozenges alternate human figures, birds, discs, and corollas.

stellabellabing:

stellabellabing:

Been down this road before…

ofbeautsandbeasts:

ofbeautsandbeasts:

Pompeii Pt. 2 – June 2018

lionofchaeronea:

lionofchaeronea:

A young man holds a scroll labeled “Plato”.  Fresco from the House of the Apartment, Pompeii; now in the National Archaeological Museum, Naples.

echiromani:

echiromani:

Figurine of Hercules. Excavated from the archaeological site of Pompeii.

Leather pouch containing coins found under Pom…

Leather pouch containing coins found under Pompeii skeleton:

ancientstuff:

Turns out that poor guy who was escaping Pompeii only to have a huge boulder land on his head was carrying some wealth with him.

malemalefica:Pompeian frescoes Archaeological …

malemalefica:

Pompeian frescoes
Archaeological Museum of Naples, Italy

Gladiator helmet, 1 st century AD. found in …

Gladiator helmet, 1 st century AD. found in Pompeii. Naples National Archaeological Museum. Photo by my friend.

Scene from a long frieze painted on the wall…

Scene from a long frieze painted on the walls of the Villa of the Mysteries at Pompeii.