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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.

47 photos



Painting

Painting of a fountain
Views: 779



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 1041



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 822



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 813



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 844



Sanctuary'

Sanctuary
Views: 793



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 812



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 785



Water

Water system of the villa
Views: 892



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
Views: 1040



Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 1135



Painting

Painting of a panther
Views: 956



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 1108



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 1105



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 934



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 1052



Large

Large peristylum
Views: 1238



Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
Views: 1306



Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 913



Party

Party room
Views: 1295



Portico'

Portico
Views: 829



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1558



Party

Party room
Views: 1246



Party

Party room
Views: 1205



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1489



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