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House of the garden of Hercules

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Athanasia Varveri
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified May 19, 2016 07:08 PM History
The so-called "House of the Garden of Hercules" (II, 8, 6) is an example of an early "rowhouse" atrium building (third-second centuries BC) that was renovated in the first century BC.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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  • House of the garden of Hercules at Pompeii (30 BC - AD 300)

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Athanasia Varveri, and Jeffrey Becker, 'House of the garden of Hercules: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 06 July 2020]

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