Entrance to Villa Poppaea, Oplontis

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Carole Raddato
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published on 15 September 2019
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View of the viridarium (ornamental garden) and tablinum (reception space) of the Villa Poppaea at ancient Oplontis in the modern city of Torre Annunziata, Italy. 1st century BCE - 1st century CE. Villa Poppaea is one of the finest examples of aristocratic Roman residences.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, September 15). Entrance to Villa Poppaea, Oplontis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11219/entrance-to-villa-poppaea-oplontis/

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Raddato, Carole. "Entrance to Villa Poppaea, Oplontis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 15, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11219/entrance-to-villa-poppaea-oplontis/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Entrance to Villa Poppaea, Oplontis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Sep 2019. Web. 01 Dec 2021.

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