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Flashcards in Houses - Pompeii - House of Loreius Tiburtinus Deck (18):
1

What is the house known for?

Artwork and large gardens

2

What period is the house from?

Sullan period

3

What street is it found on?

Via Dell' Abbondanza

4

What does it occupy?

An entire insula

5

What was also included in the insula?

Two cauponae (inns)

6

What was the house near?

Palaestra and amphitheatre

7

What was the house closed off from?

Cart traffic

8

What does the layout match?

Roman architecture

9

What is at the front of the house?

2 storefront shops

10

What is near the large garden?

Temple-esque structure

11

What columns does the temple-esque structure made of?

Corinthian

12

Who is the temple-esque structure dedicated to?

Diana

13

What was at the front for vistitors?

Stone seating

14

What was the decoration like in the entrance?

Decorated w/ frescoed plasterwork

15

What was off the main atrium?

Several oeci

16

What did the oeci display?

Art

17

What was the porticoe like that led to the indoor walled garden?

Long

18

What did the garden have?

Running water and fruit trees