Genius of Place and Lares. Fresco in the lararium of the House of the Vettii in #Pompeii Genio del Luogo e Lares. Affresco nella larario della Casa dei Vettii in #Pompei Click I Like and share the Page www.facebook.com/ScavidiPompei #pompei #vesuvio #mosaic #scavidipompei #pompeiiruins #italy #ancient #archeology #herculaneum #faunopompei Looking for a cozy bed and breakfast near the ruins? I suggest the B&B Pompei Il Fauno www.bbfauno.com
Fragment of Wall-Painting Circa AD 70-79 Pompeii (Italy), House of the Vestals Pompeii (Italy)
The Olmec colossal heads are at least seventeen monumental stone representations of human heads sculpted from large basalt boulders. The heads date from at least before 900 BC and are a distinctive feature of the Olmec civilization of ancient Mesoamerica (Gulf Coast of Mexico). Believed by some historians especially Dr. Ivan Van Sertima., " They came before Columbus" to be of images of African explorers that came to that area.
Fresco fragments depicting Urania (Muse of Astronomy), 62-79 AD, from Pompeii
The Fall of Icarus. Fresco from Pompeii (the House of the Priest Amandus, I.7.7). 40—79 A.D. Pompeii, The House of the Priest Amandus.
@PaulaLock5 Lararium painting from the house of Julius Polybius #Pompeii #Roman #Archaeology
Triclinium wall fresco in Villa dei Misteri, Pompeii (rediscovered in 1748 after eruption of Mt. Vesuvius on August 24, 79 A.D.)