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Herculaneum IV.21. Casa dei Cervi or House of the Stags or Deer.

 

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Rooms 6, Oecus 7, and kitchen area

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, September 2015. 
Looking west from Triclinium 5 through doorway into room 6, antechamber, and across to doorway into oecus 7.

IV.21, Herculaneum, September 2015.

Looking west from Triclinium 5 through doorway into room 6, antechamber, and across to doorway into oecus 7.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. September 2019. 
Room 6, antechamber, looking west to doorway to Oecus 7, on left.
The doorway to Room 8 is in the north wall, on the right. Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

IV.21, Herculaneum. September 2019.

Room 6, antechamber, looking west to doorway to Oecus 7, on left.

The doorway to Room 8 is in the north wall, on the right. Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, antechamber, looking west to doorway to oecus 7.
The doorway to Room 8 is in the north wall, on the right. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, antechamber, looking west to doorway to Oecus 7.

The doorway to Room 8 is in the north wall, on the right. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail from south wall in south-east corner.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail from south wall in south-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of upper south wall in south-east corner.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of upper south wall in south-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, doorway in south wall looking towards west wall of Cryptoporticus 31.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, doorway in south wall looking towards west wall of Cryptoporticus 31.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, looking towards west wall of oecus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, looking towards west wall of oecus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, upper west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, upper west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from upper west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from upper west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from centre of upper west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from centre of upper west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail of recomposed ceiling. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail of recomposed ceiling. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017. Triclinium 5, detail of recomposed ceiling. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017. Oecus 7, detail of recomposed ceiling. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, September 2019. 
Oecus 7, looking towards west wall, north-west corner and north wall with window into Cubiculum 10.
Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

IV.21, Herculaneum, September 2019.

Oecus 7, looking towards west wall, north-west corner and north wall with window into Cubiculum 10.

Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, looking towards north-west corner and north wall with window into Cubiculum 10.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018.

Room 7, looking towards north-west corner and north wall with window into Cubiculum 10.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from north wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Oecus 7, detail of painted decoration from north wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 7, looking towards north-west corner of oecus, with window in north wall to room 10.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017, Room 7, looking towards north-west corner of oecus, with window in north wall to room 10.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, upper north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, upper north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail from upper north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail from upper north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, looking across opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, looking across opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017. Triclinium 5, opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017. Oecus 7, opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail of opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 7, detail of opus sectile flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, antechamber, looking towards north wall.

Doorway to room 8 is on the left, with Corridor 27, on the right. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 8, looking towards north-east corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Corridor 27, looking north to kitchen area. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. September 2019. Corridor 27, looking north to kitchen area. 
Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

IV.21, Herculaneum. September 2019. Corridor 27, looking north to kitchen area.

Photo courtesy of Klaus Heese.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Corridor 27, detail from west wall of hole looking into Room 8. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018.

Corridor 27, detail from west wall of hole looking into Room 8. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017,  Corridor 27, looking north to kitchen area. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017. Corridor 27, looking north to kitchen area. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Corridor 27, detail of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Corridor 27, detail of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Looking north-west from Corridor 27. 
The doorway to room 10, the room at the rear of room 7, is centre-left. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Looking north-west from Corridor 27.

The doorway to room 10, the room at the rear of room 7, is centre left. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Looking north from Corridor 27. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Looking north from Corridor 27. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Upper north wall in kitchen area. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Upper north wall in kitchen area. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. Uncut loaf of carbonised bread with stamped inscription. The loaf of bread had a stamp “Property of Celer, slave of Q. Granius Verus”.
See Wallace-Hadrill, A. (2011). Herculaneum, Past and Future. London, Frances Lincoln Ltd., (p.242-244).
According to Pagano and Prisciandaro on 5th October 1748, an entire loaf of carbonised bread was found, with a mark that contained these letters –
[C]eleris Q(uinti) Grani
Veri ser(vi)    - CIL X 8058,18
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 84596.
See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli.  Naples: Nicola Longobardi. (p.205)
The footnote 163 states, see also the seal found 15th May 1755, CIL X 8058,18, “belonging to Celer, slave of Q. Granius Verus’.  The seal actually in the Antiquarium Comunale of Celio at Rome).

IV.21, Herculaneum.

Uncut loaf of carbonised bread with stamped inscription. The loaf of bread had a stamp “Property of Celer, slave of Q. Granius Verus”.

See Wallace-Hadrill, A. (2011). Herculaneum, Past and Future. London, Frances Lincoln Ltd., (p.242-244).

According to Pagano and Prisciandaro on 5th October 1748, an entire loaf of carbonised bread was found, with a mark that contained these letters –

[C]eleris Q(uinti) Grani

Veri ser(vi)    - CIL X 8058,18

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum, inventory number 84596.

See Pagano, M. and Prisciandaro, R., 2006. Studio sulle provenienze degli oggetti rinvenuti negli scavi borbonici del regno di Napoli. Naples: Nicola Longobardi. (p.205)

The footnote 163 states see also the seal found 15th May 1755, CIL X 8058,18, “belonging to Celer, slave of Q. Granius Verus’.

The seal is actually in the Antiquarium Comunale of Celio at Rome.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017.  Room 6, looking south-east towards doorway to triclinium 5, centre left, and doorway to cryptoporticus 28, centre right.  Corridor 27, leading north to kitchen area, would be on the left. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.21, Herculaneum, June 2017.

Room 6, looking south-east towards doorway to triclinium 5, centre left, and doorway to Cryptoporticus 28, centre right

Corridor 27, leading north to kitchen area, would be on the left. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, looking towards upper east wall.
The doorway to Corridor 27, is on left, doorway to Triclinium 5, centre right, and doorway to Cryptoporticus 28, on right.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, looking towards upper east wall.

The doorway to Corridor 27, is on left, doorway to Triclinium 5, centre right, and doorway to Cryptoporticus 28, on right.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper south-east corner.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper south-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, south wall with doorway to Cryptoporticus 28.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, south wall with doorway to Cryptoporticus 28.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail from upper south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. 
Room 6, looking towards south wall and south-west corner, with doorway to Oecus 7.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018.

Room 6, looking towards south wall and south-west corner, with doorway to Oecus 7, on right.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, upper south wall and south-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from upper centre of south wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from upper centre of south wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from upper centre of south wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration from upper centre of south wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted figure from upper south wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted figure from upper south wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration on south wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of painted decoration on south wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, looking south towards doorway to cryptoporticus 28, from the end of Corridor 27.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018.

Room 6, looking south towards doorway to cryptoporticus 28, from the end of Corridor 27.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of remaining flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

IV.21, Herculaneum. May 2018. Room 6, detail of remaining flooring. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

 

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