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Genius of Place and Lares. Fresco in the lararium of the House of the Vettii in #Pompeii Genio del Luogo e Lares. Affresco nella larario della Casa dei Vettii in #Pompei Click I Like and share the Page www.facebook.com/ScavidiPompei #pompei #vesuvio #mosaic #scavidipompei #pompeiiruins #italy #ancient #archeology #herculaneum #faunopompei Looking for a cozy bed and breakfast near the ruins? I suggest the B&B Pompei Il Fauno www.bbfauno.com

Detail of the fresco inside the lararium at the House of the Vettii, Pompeii.

mural at Pompeii

Bacchus Wearing Bunch of Grapes Pours Wine For Panther to Drink, From Pompeii Photographic.

"Lovers" Herculaneum Fresco.

Banquet scene, fresco from Herculaneum, Pompeii style IV AD). “ This fresco from a house in Herculaneum contains something strange: The small woman on the left appears to have no legs.

Anónimo Romano  “Un grajo”

last-picture-show: “ “ “In the intoxication of falling, man was prone to believe himself propelled upward.” Hermann Broch, The Death of Vergil Anonymous Grave Painting in the Ruins of Pompeii ” ”

‏@PaulaLock5  Lararium painting from the house of Julius Polybius #Pompeii #Roman #Archaeology

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Lares and Genius.  Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium). Fourth style. 69—79 A.D. Inv. No. 8905. Naples, National Archaeological Museum.

The Lararium

Fresco depicting two lares pouring wine from a drinking horn (rhyton) into a bucket (situla), they stand on either side of a scene of sacrifice, beneath a pair of serpents bringers of prosperity and abondance, Pompeii, Naples Archaeological Museum

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Fayum mummy portraits:These wooden panels bearing portraits of the deceased were placed over the faces of mummies in the Hellenistic and Roman period.

House of Menander, Pompeii.

Roman Mosaic from the entrance to the caldarium in the House of Menander in Pompeii. Upper part showing black servant carrying water vessels. Lower part showing an oil container framed by strigiles (oil scrapers), the arrangement suggesting a penis.

Pompeii Wall Fresco of a female head, 1st century AD

Wall painting of a female head // Pompeii // century CE // Probably the tragic mask -- note it depicts not sadness, but horror; just as the comic mask depicts not laughter but lasciviousness.

Ancient Greek vases depicting life and lifestyle of Greek women at home isolated on white Stock Photo

Ancient Greek vases depicting life and lifestyle of Greek women at home isolated on white Stock Photo

Lares- Roman myth: protector ancestor deities. they observe and protect their hearth and families. they were regarded as patrons and household gods.

Lares and Genius. Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, lararium). Fourth style.