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Herculaneum III.7.

 

According to Wallace-Hadrill, this was a public latrine.

See Wallace-Hadrill, A., 1994. Houses and Society in Pompeii and Herculaneum. New Jersey: Princeton U.P. (p.199)

 

III.7 Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking south to entrance doorway to ancient public latrine.
The plaque records Amedeo Maiuri started the Nuovi Scavi di Ercolano here, at the extremity of the Bourbon excavations, on the 18th May 1927.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.7 Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking south to entrance doorway to ancient public latrine.

The plaque records Amedeo Maiuri started the Nuovi Scavi di Ercolano here, at the extremity of the Bourbon excavations, on the 18th May 1927.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.