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Herculaneum IV.10, Shop, linked to house at IV.11, photos linked together for 10 and 11.

Excavated 1931-32.

 

According to Wallace-Hadrill, this was a shop with linked dwelling at no. 11.

In no.10, cereals were found in a dolia in the shop, there was also a rear room linked to no.11.

See Wallace-Hadrill, A., 1994. Houses and Society in Pompeii and Herculaneum. New Jersey: Princeton U.P. (p.201)

 

Pesando and Guidobaldi wrote that the large quantity of carbonized grain found in the shop suggested that a seller of cereals worked here.

See Pesando, F. and Guidobaldi, M.P. (2006). Pompei, Oplontis, Ercolano, Stabiae. Editori Laterza, (p.336)

 

Camardo and Notomista wrote that an iron case containing 2 kg of grain was found here, unfortunately, no image exists.

See Camardo, D, and Notomista, M, eds. (2017). Ercolano: 1927-1961. L’impresa archeologico di Amedeo Maiuri e l’esperimento della citta museo. Rome, L’Erma di Bretschneider, (p.201, Scheda 11)

 

Decumanus Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east from junction with Cardo IV. On the left is V.1, and on the right is IV.10.

Decumanus Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east from junction with Cardo IV.

On the left is V.1, and on the right is IV.10.

Pesando and Guidobaldi wrote that all of the north side of the insula facing the Decumanus Inferiore was occupied by commercial outlets with adjoining dwellings.

 

Decumanus Inferiore, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking east from junction with Cardo IV, with IV.10 on the right.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Decumanus Inferiore, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking east from junction with Cardo IV, with IV.10 on the right.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Entrance doorway on Decumanus Inferiore, looking eastwards.

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Entrance doorway on Decumanus Inferiore, looking eastwards.

 

IV.10, on left, Herculaneum, July 2015. Exterior walls of shop, on east side of Cardo IV, looking south.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.10, on left, Herculaneum, July 2015. Exterior walls of shop, on east side of Cardo IV, looking south.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking towards entrance doorway, on south side of Decumanus Inferiore.   Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.10, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking towards entrance doorway, on south side of Decumanus Inferiore. 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, October 2014. Entrance doorway on south side of Decumanus Inferiore, looking south-west across shop.   Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.10, Herculaneum, October 2014. Entrance doorway on south side of Decumanus Inferiore, looking south-west across shop. 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, October 2012. Entrance doorway on south side of Decumanus Inferiore, looking westwards. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.10, Herculaneum, October 2012. Entrance doorway on south side of Decumanus Inferiore, looking westwards.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Niche in east wall of shop-room

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Niche in east wall of shop-room.

 

Ins. IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Two side counter/podium, with one dolium set in counter.

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking south-west from entrance towards two-sided counter/podium, with one dolium set in counter.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Rooms on south side of shop-room.

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Rooms on south side of shop-room.

 

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Doorway threshold between shop-room and room on its east side.

IV.10, Herculaneum, September 2015. Doorway threshold between shop-room and room on its east side.

 

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across large room on east side of shop-room, probably part of IV.11.

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking east across large room on east side of shop-room, probably part of IV.11.

 

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015. Small corridor in south-east corner of large room, probably part of IV.11.

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Small corridor in south-east corner of large room, probably part of IV.11.

 

Ins. IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east along small corridor, towards an area that would have been reached from the doorway at IV.11.

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking east along small corridor, towards an area that would have been reached from the doorway at IV.11.

 

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015. Doorway to room, a cubiculum, on north side of small corridor, probably part of IV.11.

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Doorway to room, a cubiculum, on north side of small corridor, probably part of IV.11.

 

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north in cubiculum on north side of small corridor, probably part of IV.11.

IV.10/11, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking north in cubiculum on north side of small corridor, probably part of IV.11.