margadirube: doll61: lalulutres: Richly-detailed fresco on an arched ceiling, Pompeii, 79 AD Bliss ~doll61
*POMPEII,ITALY ~ Bakery (gold Pistrinum) with millstones for flour, Pompeii (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1997), Campania. Roman Civilization, 1st Century
the ruins of pompeii More
Mosaic in Pompeii - suturing a wound. Fascinating.
A view from above of the ruins of Herculaneum
The ‘menu’ of services was painted on the walls of the brothels. Some say the city was destroyed because of its sin.
Glass excavated in Pompeii
Frescoes in the atrium, House of the Vettii, Pompeii ~ I got to see these up close almost 2 years ago
Although covered with metres of ash and other volcanic material, the villa sustained only minor damage in the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, and the majority of its walls, ceilings, and most particularly its frescoes survived largely undamaged.
Villa of the Mysteries - AD79eruption
Odeon - AD79eruption
Ancient Roman Gold Cup,from Pompei. Early Imperial Period, 1stC B.C.
Pan, mosaic from #pompeii #vesuvio #mosaic #scavidipompei #pompeiiruins #italy…
Marble and mosaic table from Pompeii (79 AD) - Naples Archaeological Museum