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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: 630



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 900



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 679



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 687



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 704



Sanctuary'

Sanctuary
Views: 660



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 671



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 639



Water

Water system of the villa
Views: 754



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
Views: 888



Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 963



Painting

Painting of a panther
Views: 814



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 957



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 956



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 777



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 903



Large

Large peristylum
Views: 1058



Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
Views: 1147



Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 763



Party

Party room
Views: 1156



Portico'

Portico
Views: 683



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1372



Party

Party room
Views: 1104



Party

Party room
Views: 1065



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1335



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