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Villa Poppea




The Villa Poppea in Oplontis was buried in ashes at the same time Pompeii and Herculaneum were. It is one of the most beautiful examples of large villas. It is thought to have been dwelled by the empress Poppea, Nero's wife.

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Painting

Painting of a fountain
Views: 543



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 810



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 583



Guest

Guest room in the villa
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Guest

Guest room in the villa
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Sanctuary'

Sanctuary
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Swimming

Swimming pool
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Swimming

Swimming pool
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Water

Water system of the villa
Views: 689



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
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Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 886



Painting

Painting of a panther
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Painting

Painting of a mask
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Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 881



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 702



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 831



Large

Large peristylum
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Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
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Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 696



Party

Party room
Views: 1083



Portico'

Portico
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Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1267



Party

Party room
Views: 1025



Party

Party room
Views: 994



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1246



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