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Herculaneum Ins. Or. II.18. Workshop or tinctoria.

 

According to Maiuri, this workshop was perhaps a dye-works, with a furnace placed between two big counters.

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

 

Guidobaldi wrote that this was a “Tintoria”, a place for cleaning the wool.

See Guidobaldi, M.P, 2009: Ercolano, guida agli scavi. Naples, Electa Napoli, (p.).

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Entrance doorway, looking north.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, in centre, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking south-east to entrance doorway.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.18, in centre, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking south-east to entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Cardo V. Superiore, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking south-east along length of roadway, from outside Ins. Or. II.18, on left, and V.21, on right.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Cardo V. Superiore, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking south-east along length of roadway, from outside Ins. Or. II.18, on left, and V.21, on right.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins.Or.II.18, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking east to entrance doorway. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins.Or.II.18, Herculaneum, July 2015. Looking east to entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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Ins.Or.II.18, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking east to entrance doorway, and east wall with signs of at least two upper floors.

 

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2012. Looking east towards entrance doorway.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2012. Looking east towards entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Threshold of entrance doorway.

 

Ins.Or.II.18, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking towards north wall. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins.Or.II.18, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking towards north wall. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015.

Looking towards north wall, with remains of furnace in middle of remains of two big counters.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking towards north wall, and north-east corner.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking towards north wall, and north-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Upper north wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Niche set into north wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. Looking towards north-east corner. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. Looking towards north-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking east.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. East wall with two doorways.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Doorway to room at north end of east wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Doorway to rooms at south end of east wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking towards south-east corner.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking towards south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking towards south-east corner. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking towards south wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015.

Upper east wall, with holes for support beams for at least two upper floors.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Doorway to a room on the first floor.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.18, Herculaneum. September 2015. Remains of flooring near counter against north wall.