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Pompei: Casa Cornelio Rufo (per porta mantello ritratto del proprietario) scavi 1863 (Pompeii: Casa di Cornelio Rufo (Portrait bust of owner near the door mantle), excavations of 1863)
  • Europe
  • Pompei: Casa Cornelio Rufo (per porta mantello ritratto del proprietario) scavi 1863 (Pompeii: Casa di Cornelio Rufo (Portrait bust of owner near the door mantle), excavations of 1863), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Pompeii, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.080
Description

Architectural view of excavated ruins at Casa di Cornelio Rufo. Shallow dry pool in the left foreground with two white lion statues at one end. Towards the middle ground, left-center of the image, a bust of of the owner stands on a pedestal, which abuts the exterior post of a free standing wall.