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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: 545



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 812



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 585



Guest

Guest room in the villa
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Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 607



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: 690



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
Views: 810



Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 888



Painting

Painting of a panther
Views: 726



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 887



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 883



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 704



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 832



Large

Large peristylum
Views: 965



Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
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Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 698



Party

Party room
Views: 1086



Portico'

Portico
Views: 617



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1270



Party

Party room
Views: 1027



Party

Party room
Views: 996



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1248



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