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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
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Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 793



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 572



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: 682



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
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Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
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Painting

Painting of a panther
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Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 873



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 871



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 692



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 820



Large

Large peristylum
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Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
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Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 684



Party

Party room
Views: 1076



Portico'

Portico
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Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
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Party

Party room
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Party

Party room
Views: 985



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1237



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