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V 1,7 Casa del Torello, Room 15
Thomas Staub Page updated: 2017-02-18
DESCRIPTION
Room 15 is situated to the west of the atrium 4. It shows a nearly square form and might, due to its placing and dimensions originally have served as a cubiculum. In its first phase it opened up only towards the atrium, but at some later stage two more doors were opened up. The first one gave access to the west ala as seen in the opposite rooms to the east of the atrium as well. A second door, probably from tiberian-claudian time gave access to the at that time incorporated smaller entity V 1,3, which then functioned as a secondary atrium area for the house. That these doors were inserted in a second stage in the history of the house is indicated by the lack of framing blocks of Sarno stone, which can be observed next to all original doorways. The dating is based on the poorly preserved remains of Third Style paintings on the walls.

Maximera MEASUREMENTS
Dimensions: 3.35 - 3.40 m x 3.20 m = 11.48 m2.

Maximera EXCAVATIONS
This part of the house was excavated between 1836 and 1838 (Pompeianarum Antiquitatum Historia vol. 2 (Fiorelli 1862, 329 â€" 353))
Photo/drawing:
Henrik Boman
Photo/drawing:
Thomas Staub
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DOCUMENTATION & ANALYSIS
V 1,1.32 Taberna
V 1,2 Taberna
V 1,3 House
V 1,4 Tinctoria
V 1,5 Tinctoria
V 1,6 Taberna
V 1,7 Casa del Torello
Facade
Facade east side
Room 01 (vestibulum)
Room 02
Room 03 (fauces)
Room 04 (atrium)
Room 05
Room 06
Room 07
Room 08
Room 09 (ala)
Room 10
Room 11
Room 12
Room 13 (tablinum)
Room 14 (ala)
Room 15
Structures
N wall
E wall
S wall
W wall
Floor
Features
Door (closed)
Threshold
Decorations
Wall decoration (extant)
Room 16
Room 17
Room 18 (triclinium)
Room 19 (private baths)
Room 20 (private baths)
Room a
Room b (cantina)
Room b (peristyle)
Room c
Room d
Room e
Room f
Room g
Room h
Room h1
Room h2
Room i
Room k
Room l (culina)
V 1,8 Taberna
V 1,13 Caupona
V 1,14-16 Bakery
V 1,17 Taberna
V 1,18 Casa degli Epigrammi
    greci

V 1,19 Taberna
V 1,20-21 Taberna
V 1,22 Taberna
V 1,23 Casa di Caecilius
    Iucundus - North House

V 1,24 Taberna
V 1,25 Taberna
V 1,26 Casa di Caecilius
    Iucundus - South House

V 1,27 Taberna
V 1,28 Casa di Tofelanus
    Valens

V 1,29 Taberna
V 1,30 Taberna
V 1,31 Taberna
Facade - Via del Vesuvio
Facade - Via di Nola
Facade - Vicolo delle
    Nozze d’Argento

Facade - Vicolo di Caecilius
    Iucundus

Street - Vicolo delle
    Nozze d’Argento

Street - Vicolo di Caecilius
    Iucundus

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