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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: 679



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 949



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 730



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 732



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 748



Sanctuary'

Sanctuary
Views: 706



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 717



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 687



Water

Water system of the villa
Views: 801



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
Views: 937



Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 1016



Painting

Painting of a panther
Views: 861



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 999



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 1004



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 823



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 951



Large

Large peristylum
Views: 1118



Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
Views: 1203



Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 808



Party

Party room
Views: 1201



Portico'

Portico
Views: 731



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1428



Party

Party room
Views: 1148



Party

Party room
Views: 1111



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1381



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