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Pompeii and the Roman Villa

Roman Fresco -- Depicting a harpist -- Circa 50 CE -- Boscoreale, Italy -- Located roughly 1 mile north of Pompeii.

Da Pompeii, Fullonica di Veranius Hypsaeus (VI, 2, 31) - Affreschi da un pilastro della fullonica. Pannello con operaie al lavoro, intente a stendere delle stoffe.

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Fresco in wall,from Pompei  Museo Nacional de Napoles

Young woman holding a stylus and a booklet of wax tablets, Imperial Roman Fourth Style wall painting, “Sappho” from house in Pompeii (source). It shows that women in that time were viewed as intelligent, thinkers and creative.

Da Pompei. Tempio di Iside, portico nord. Il sacerdote che legge sul rotolo di papiro le formule del rituale era detto hierogrammateus o anche pteroforo per le sue piume di struzzo che gli ornavano il capo. napoli, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, inv. 8925.

From Pompeii. Temple of Isis, north porch. The priest who reads on the scroll of papyrus the formulas of the ritual was called hierogrammateus or even pterophor for his owl feathers that adorned his head.

Mosaic floors, Villa of Silene, Leptis Magna, Libya:

Mosaic floors, Villa of Silene, Leptis Magna, Liby. The Roman city became prominent in the century BCE. "It nominally remained part of Carthage's dominions until the end of the Third Punic War in 146 BC and then became part of the Roman Republic, alth

"Primus Pilus", Nicholas Subkov

m Fighter Royal Army Med Armor Helm Shield Short Sword "Primus Pilus", Nicholas Subkov

POMPEII, ITALY ~ Villa dei Misteri (Villa of the Mysteries)

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Pompeii's largest house Villa dei Misteri (Villa of the Mysteries), (this looks similar to the bathhouse chemise)

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ around 30-50 AD Fragment of wal painting, Bacchus cult scene? (Fragment of mural)

*POMPEII ~ around AD Fragment of wal painting, Bacchus cult scene? (Fragment of mural)

Ancient Roman bust of emperor Lucius Verus, from Dougga, in the Bardo National Museum

Ancient bust of Roman emperor Lucius Verus (r. a natural blond who would sprinkle gold dust in his hair to make it even blonder, Bardo National Museum, Tunis

Wall painting from Pompeii: woman with scroll and child reading (Roman, 1st century CE)

Wall painting from Pompeii ~ woman with scroll and child reading ~ Roman ~ century CE

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