Pompeii Home Of Slaves Turned Roman Elite Opens After 20-Year Restoration

  • A depiction of Hercules as a child crushing two snakes can be found in the living room.
  • Aside from many frescoes, viewers can find marble baths and tables surrounding the garden.
  • Arianna Spinosa, Pompeii’s architect director of restoration, called the home “iconic,” saying that it “represents the Pompeiian domus par excellence, not only because of the frescoes of exceptional importance, but also because of its layout and architecture.”
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