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Thermopolium in Pompeii | A thermopolium is a kind of Roman bar which served hot and cold drinks. The tiled bar-top is fitted with recessed terracotta jars that would have contained the drinks. On the back wall is a fresco painting: specifically it is a lararium (a shrine to Roman household gods), featuring Bacchus on the far right and Mercury on the far left. This particular example is called the thermopolium of Vetutius Placidus and is located on the Via dell'Abbondanza in Pompeii.

Bronze oil lamp from the so-called Grave of the athlete, 1st century AD, Civico museo archeologico di Milano

*HERCULANEUM/POMPEII, ITALY ~ Bronze serving ware recovered from Herculaneum and Pompeii Roman 1st century CE (3) | by mharrsch