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Herculaneum VI.27. Steps to upper floor.

 

Wallace-Hadrill wrote that this was the doorway to stairs from street to upper apartment at no.27, above the rear of the Casa del Colonnato Tuscanico.

A clear example of multiple occupancy in last phase.

See Wallace-Hadrill, A., 1994. Houses and Society in Pompeii and Herculaneum. New Jersey: Princeton U.P. (p.206)

 

In a room on the upper floor,14 gold coins were found, together with a bronze seal with the abbreviated name of M. Co. Fru.

See Pesando, F. and Guidobaldi, M.P. (2006). Pompei, Oplontis, Ercolano, Stabiae. Editori Laterza, (p.368)

 

VI.27, Herculaneum, on left, October 2014. Entrance doorway to steps to upper floor.
Looking east on Cardo III Superiore. The doorway to VI.28 is on the right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VI.27, Herculaneum, on left, October 2014. Entrance doorway to steps to upper floor.

Looking east on Cardo III Superiore. The doorway to VI.28 is on the right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. Doorway leading to steps to upper floor.

VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. Doorway leading to steps to upper floor.

 

VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking east to steps to upper floor. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2016. Looking east to steps to upper floor.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east to steps to upper floor.

VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. Looking east to steps to upper floor.

 

VI.27 Herculaneum, August 2013. Looking east to steps to upper floor. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.27 Herculaneum, August 2013. Looking east to steps to upper floor.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

Ins. VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. North wall of steps to upper floor.

VI.27, Herculaneum, September 2015. North wall of steps to upper floor.