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Herculaneum Ins. Or. II.12. Entrance hallway, linked to numbered 11.

 

Maiuri wrote that doorway numbered 12 was an entrance hall connecting to shops numbered 11 and 13.

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

 

Guidobaldi wrote that this was a shop, with dwelling house.

According to the tourist guide plan, the two doorways on the north side of this hallway are entrances into two small rooms on the north side.

The doorway in the south wall does link into the shop at number 11.

See Guidobaldi, M.P, 2009: Ercolano, guida agli scavi. Naples, Electa Napoli, (p.49).

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. September 2015. Looking north towards doorway on Cardo V Superiore.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. July 2015. Looking towards entrance doorway.
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. July 2015. Looking towards entrance doorway.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, on left, Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking east towards doorways on Cardo V Superiore, with Ins.Or.II.11, on right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

Ins. Orientalis II.12, on left, Herculaneum. October 2014.

Looking east towards doorways on Cardo V Superiore, with Ins.Or.II.11, on right. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. September 2015.

Looking east across hallway towards one doorway in the north wall, on left, and one in the south wall linked to Ins. Or. II.11, on right.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. September 2015.

Doorway on the west end of the north wall.

 

Ins. Orientalis II.12, Herculaneum. September 2015. Threshold for entrance doorway.