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House of the faun


This is one of the larger houses in Pompeii. The house has been excavated quite early and it's treasures were transported to Naples. In the Museo archaeologic Napoli you can find the beautiful mosaic of Alexander the great and Darius as well as the faun the house is named to. Here you can see the copies. When in the atrium (near the faun) try and imagine the place had a roof and not an open plain as it seem now.

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House of the faun atrium and impluvium
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House of the faun Peristylum
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House of faun floor mosaic
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House of the faun mosaic
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House of the faun wall decoration
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House of the faun kitchen
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House of the faun lararium
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House of the faun wall decoration
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House of the faun wall decoration
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