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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: 607



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 870



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 656



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: 732



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
Views: 789



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 935



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 931



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 754



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 882



Large

Large peristylum
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Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
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Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 739



Party

Party room
Views: 1134



Portico'

Portico
Views: 660



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1347



Party

Party room
Views: 1080



Party

Party room
Views: 1043



Atrium'

Atrium
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