ix-7 200 0356 dRegio IX, Insula 7IX-7 M 280

Length of block – 55.65 m
West side street – Vicolo di Tesmo (3.47 m wide)
East side street – Unexcavated street (4.37 m wide)


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Doorway Excavation Date(s)   [1]
Function   [2]
Name   [2]
IX, 7, 13 1881 Eating and drinking establishment None
IX, 7, 12 1867, 1881 House House of Polyphem and of Galathea
IX, 7, 11 1912 Shop and workshop - bronzeware? Shop and workshop of Jucundus?
IX, 7, 10 1912 Shop None
IX, 7, 9 1912 House
Upper story - chess players' hall or club
House of Popidius Montanus
House of the Chess Players
House of the Lantruculi [board game] Players
IX, 7, 8 1912 House None
IX, 7, 7 1912 Shop - clothing and shoes for women Shop of Cuculla?
IX, 7, 6 1912 House House of the Clothier M. Vecilius Verecundus
House of the Chariot of Venus
IX, 7, 5 1912 Shop and workshop - felt production, weaving and factory for gold embroidered linen tunics Shop of Marcus Caecilius Verecundus
Felter's Workshop of M. Vecilius Verecundus, clothier
IX, 7, 4 1912 Shop Shop of Sergius Felix
IX, 7, 3 1912 House House of Sittii Pompeiani
House of P. Sittius Coniunctus
IX, 7, 2 1912 Workshop - wool dyeworks Tenant of P. Sittius Coniunctus?
IX, 7, 1 1911 Workshop - felt production
House of Venus and the Four Gods
Shop of the Four Divinities

[1] Excavation dates have been transcribed from Gebäudeverzeichnis und Stadtplan der antiken Stadt POMPEJI by Liselotte Eschebach and Jürgen Müller-Trollius (Köln: Böhlau Verlag, 1993).

[2] The functions and names of the individual buildings are taken from a Catalogue of the Names of the Structures Along Via dell’Abbondanza, which was compiled by the authors.  This information was obtained from seven authorities on Pompeii that are described in the Names Catalogue section of this website.  The original source material for this insula can be found in the table entitled Names - North Side.  Similar entries  have been condensed or combined and Italian, Latin and German terms have been translated into English.