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Herculaneum IV.1.  Rear entrance of IV.2, Casa dell’ Atrio a mosaico or House of the Mosaic Atrium.

Linked to IV.2. Excavated 1929-30.

 

According to Maiuri, the “Old excavations” comprised of Ins. II, and the lower area of Ins. VII.

The “New excavations” comprised of Ins. III and IV along the Cardo IV.

See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.25).

 

According to Pesando and Guidobaldi, Insula IV was fully excavated into the open air between 1929 and 1932.

See Pesando, F. and Guidobaldi, M.P. (2006). Pompei, Oplontis, Ercolano, Stabiae. Editori Laterza, (p.328).

 

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south-east towards Ins. IV.1, on left.

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south-east towards Ins. IV.1, on left.

 

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking east across Cardo IV at its southern end, towards side wall of IV.2/1.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking east across Cardo IV at its southern end, towards side wall of IV.2/1.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, October 2012. Looking south-east at end of Cardo IV Inferiore, towards south end of Casa dell’Atrio a Mosaico. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, October 2012. Looking south-east at end of Cardo IV Inferiore, towards south end of Casa dell’Atrio a Mosaico.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking towards “open” entrance doorway for the Herculaneum Society visit.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016.

Looking towards “open” entrance doorway for the Herculaneum Society visit.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Entrance doorway, looking south.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Entrance doorway, looking south.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south along corridor 19 leading towards rooms overlooking terrace, from entrance doorway.

IV.1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking south along corridor 19 leading towards rooms overlooking terrace, taken from entrance doorway.

 

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north towards terrace and rooms looking onto it, taken from access roadway. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north towards terrace and rooms looking onto it, taken from access roadway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking east across covered portico, and onto terrace which would have overlooked the beachfront.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016.

Looking east across covered portico, and onto terrace which would have overlooked the beachfront.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking east along corridor 20 towards room 12,  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking east along corridor 20 towards room 12,

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2012. Looking east along corridor 20 towards room 12, from entrance doorway.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

IV.1, Herculaneum, October 2012. Looking east along corridor 20 towards room 12, taken from entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across south portico of garden area, during restoration.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across south portico of garden area, during restoration.

 

Ins IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across south wall of portico.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east across south wall of portico.

 

Ins IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north-east across south portico of garden area, during restoration.

IV.2/1, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north-east across south portico of garden area, during restoration.

 

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north between Ins. III, on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right.

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north between Ins. III, on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right.

 

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north between Ins. III, on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right.

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking north between Ins. III, 17 on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right.

 

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north from access roadway, between Ins. III, on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum, October 2014. Looking north from access roadway, between Ins. III, on left, and Ins. IV, 2/1 on right.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum. 1935. Photo by Fratelli Alinari (I.D.E.A.). Alinari No 43137 (1935) oN.  Looking north from III.17, Casa dell’Ara Laterizia or House of the Brick Altar, on left, and IV.2, Casa dell’ Atrio a mosaico or House of the Mosaic Atrium, on right.  The colonnade in the centre of the photo is outside III.14, Casa a Graticcio or House of the Wattle Work (Opus Craticium),  Used with the permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford. File name instarchbx116im013 Resource ID 42232.

Cardo IV Inferiore, Herculaneum. 1935. Photo by Fratelli Alinari (I.D.E.A.). Alinari No 43137 (1935) oN.

Looking north from III.17, Casa dell’ Ara Laterizia or House of the Brick Altar, on left, and IV.2, Casa dell’ Atrio a mosaico or House of the Mosaic Atrium,

on right.  The colonnade in the centre of the photo is outside III.14, Casa a Graticcio or House of the Wattle Work (Opus Craticium),

Used with the permission of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford. File name instarchbx116im013 Resource ID 42232.

See photo on University of Oxford HEIR database