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Herculaneum III.11. Casa del Tramezzo di Legno or House of the Wooden Screen.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. October 2001. Room 6, looking west across atrium. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2001. Room 6, looking west across atrium.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium, from upper floor.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium, from upper floor.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Room 6, looking west across atrium. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Room 6, looking west across atrium. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2011. Room 6, looking north-west across wooden screen in atrium. Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2011. Room 6, looking north-west across wooden screen in atrium.

Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium towards the wooden screen/partition into the tablinum. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013.

Room 6, looking south-west across atrium towards the wooden screen/partition into the tablinum to give more privacy.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11, Herculaneum. October 2001. Room 6, wooden screen in atrium. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

III.11, Herculaneum. October 2001. Room 6, wooden screen in atrium. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Room 6, wooden screen in atrium. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Room 6, wooden screen in atrium. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013.

Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at south end of tablinum.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at south end of tablinum.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at south end of tablinum.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2009.

Room 6, detail of wooden screen at south end. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, looking from tablinum to wooden screen at south end.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Wooden Screen at south end, taken from tablinum.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Wooden Screen at south end, taken from tablinum.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013.

Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at north end of tablinum.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at north end of tablinum. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking from atrium towards wooden screen/partition at north end of tablinum.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2009. Room 6, detail of wooden screen at north end. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.
According to Maiuri,the wooden leaves, extracted from the hardened mud, swing once more upon their ancient hinges and the bronze lamp supports, in the form of ship’s stern ornaments, are fixed once more in the upright posts.
See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.33).

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2009.

Room 6, detail of wooden screen at north end. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

According to Maiuri, the wooden leaves, extracted from the hardened mud, swing once more upon their ancient hinges and the bronze lamp supports, in the form of ship’s stern ornaments, are fixed once more in the upright posts.

See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.33).

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, looking from tablinum to wooden screen at north end.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Wooden Screen at north end, taken from tablinum.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, wooden Screen at north end, taken from tablinum.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, carbonized wood above screen/partition.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, carbonized wood above screen/partition.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. October 2014. Room 6, east wall. Looking east across atrium towards entrance corridor.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, east wall.

Looking east across atrium towards entrance corridor, from near room 7.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, decorated upper east wall of atrium above entrance fauces, or corridor.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013.

Room 6, decorated upper east wall of atrium above entrance fauces, or corridor.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, south-east corner of atrium, with doorway to room 4 in south wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, upper south-east corner of atrium, with doorway to room 4 in south wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking towards doorways to room 4, room 5 and room 7 in south wall of atrium. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking towards doorways to room 4, room 5 and room 7 in south wall of atrium.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking south across atrium. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum. October 2012. Room 6, looking south across atrium. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium, from upper room.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium, from upper room.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, looking west across atrium towards doorway to room 8, on left, tablinum 9, in centre, and corridor 10, on right. Taken from south-east corner of atrium near doorway to room 4.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010.

Room 6, looking west across atrium towards doorway to room 8, on left, tablinum 9, in centre, and corridor 10, on right.

Taken from south-east corner of atrium near doorway to room 4.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. Photo by Fratelli Alinari (I.D.E.A.). Alinari no 43119 (1935) oN. 
Looking towards north-west corner of atrium in House of the Wooden Screen.
Used with the permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford. 
File name instarchbx116im011 Resource ID 42231.

III.11 Herculaneum. Photo by Fratelli Alinari (I.D.E.A.). Alinari no 43119 (1935) oN.

Looking towards north-west corner of atrium in House of the Wooden Screen.

Used with the permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford.

File name instarchbx116im011 Resource ID 42231.

See photo on University of Oxford HEIR database

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2009. Room 6, looking south-west. Wooden partition in atrium which would have given more privacy to the tablinium.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2009. Room 6, looking south-west across atrium towards tablinum.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, painted decoration from upper west wall above entrance to tablinum,

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, painted decoration from upper west wall above entrance to tablinum,

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, painted decoration from north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, painted decoration from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from west wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from west wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 6, the atrium, upper north wall and compluvium in modern roof.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 6, the atrium, upper north wall and compluvium in modern roof.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north-west corner and north wall.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from upper west end of north wall.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north-west corner and north wall.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, north wall above doorway.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, painted decoration from upper north wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

III.11 Herculaneum. August 2013. Room 6, painted decoration from upper north wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from north wall above doorway.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from north wall above doorway.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from north wall above doorway.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from north wall above doorway.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from above doorway in north wall.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 6, looking across atrium to north wall. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 6, looking across atrium to north wall. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail of stairs from doorway in north wall of atrium.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, north wall with north-east corner.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. June 2011. Room 6, north wall. Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

III.11 Herculaneum. June 2011. Room 6, north wall. Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, north wall on east side of doorway.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, north wall.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, north wall.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north wall of atrium.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north wall of atrium.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail of masks from upper north wall of atrium.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail of masks from upper north wall of atrium.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper east end of north wall.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, detail from upper east end of north wall.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. June 2011. Room 6, looking towards north-east corner of atrium.
The doorway to room 2 is on the left, next to the entrance corridor. Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

III.11 Herculaneum. June 2011. Room 6, looking towards north-east corner of atrium.

The doorway to room 2 is on the left, next to the entrance corridor. Photo courtesy of Sera Baker.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, looking east across of atrium towards doorway to room 2, next to entrance fauces or corridor.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010.

Room 6, looking east across of atrium towards doorway to room 2, next to entrance fauces or corridor.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north-east corner of atrium.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Room 6, upper north-east corner of atrium. 

 

 

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