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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: 800



Painting

Painting of a fountain with Cupido
Views: 1061



Wallpainting

Wallpainting of a fountain
Views: 846



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 833



Guest

Guest room in the villa
Views: 865



Sanctuary'

Sanctuary
Views: 815



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 839



Swimming

Swimming pool
Views: 807



Water

Water system of the villa
Views: 914



Refined

Refined painting of an eating bird
Views: 1065



Detail

Detail of a painting of a mask
Views: 1161



Painting

Painting of a panther
Views: 980



Painting

Painting of a mask
Views: 1131



Painting

Painting of a bird
Views: 1131



Painting

Painting of a deer
Views: 956



Painting

Painting of an eating bird
Views: 1076



Large

Large peristylum
Views: 1262



Cubiculum'

Cubiculum
Views: 1337



Painting

Painting of a flamingo
Views: 937



Party

Party room
Views: 1321



Portico'

Portico
Views: 854



Atrium

Atrium figures in a wallpainting
Views: 1583



Party

Party room
Views: 1274



Party

Party room
Views: 1225



Atrium'

Atrium
Views: 1513



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