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Herculaneum III.19. Main entrance to atrium of Casa dell’Albergo, linked to III.1, 2 and 18.

Excavated between 1928-29.

 

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III.19 Herculaneum, September 2015. Steps to entrance doorway to vestibule, room 1, of III.1/18-19.

III.19 Herculaneum, September 2015. Steps to entrance doorway to vestibule, room 1, of III.1/18-19.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking west across atrium, room 2, towards garden area at III.1.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking west across atrium, room 2, towards garden area at III.1.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Impluvium, or site? of impluvium, in atrium, room 2.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Impluvium, or site? of impluvium, in atrium, room 2.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across vestibule, room 1, towards entrance doorway at III.19.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across vestibule, room 1, towards entrance doorway at III.19.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south towards room 7, in south-east corner of atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south towards room 7, in south-east corner of atrium.

 

Ins. III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking west across rooms in south-east corner, south of the atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking west across rooms in south-east corner, south of the atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking west across rooms in south-east corner, towards room 59, centre, south of the atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking west across rooms in south-east corner, towards room 59, centre, south of the atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south across room 8, from the atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south across room 8, from the atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, October 2014. Room 8, looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, October 2014. Room 8, looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III, 19/18/1, Herculaneum, May 2006. Room 8, looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.

III, 19/18/1, Herculaneum, May 2006. Room 8, looking south across rooms on south side of atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Room 8, looking south towards other rooms.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Room 8, looking south towards other rooms.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor, looking south from atrium.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor 17, looking south from atrium.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor, looking south from atrium.
This corridor would have led to the stairs down to lower levels. According to Maiuri, this would have led to the lower floor and the subterranean rooms but only the staircase with the long corridor leading down to them has so far been excavated.
See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.27).
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III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor 17, looking south from atrium.

This corridor would have led to the stairs down to lower levels.

According to Maiuri, this would have led to the lower floor and the subterranean rooms but only the staircase with the long corridor leading down to them has so far been excavated.

See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.27).

 

Ins. III.1/2/18/19, Herculaneum, August 2013. Looking north-east from access bridge towards lower rooms. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

Ins. III.1/2/18/19, Herculaneum, August 2013.

Looking north-east from access bridge towards lower rooms. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Ins. III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor, looking south-west from atrium towards room 23, on right.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Corridor 17, looking south-west from atrium towards room 23, on right.

 

Ins. III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east from portico across atrium towards entrance doorway III.19. The area of the garden can be seen at III.1

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east from portico 31, across atrium towards entrance doorway III.19.

 

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III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking east across atrium, room 2. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north-east from portico across atrium towards entrance doorway III.19. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.19/18/1 Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north-east from portico across atrium towards entrance doorway III.19.

The area of the garden can be seen at III.1.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

 

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