Water Garden of the Praedia of Julia Felix in Pompeii

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Carole Raddato
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published on 23 September 2019
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View of the garden area of the Praedia (estate) of Julia Felice in Pompeii. The large complex of properties was formed after the earthquake of 62 CE by incorporating previous buildings into a single urban villa. Its owner, Julia Felix, converted portions of it to apartments available for rent and other parts for public use.

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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 23). Water Garden of the Praedia of Julia Felix in Pompeii. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11252/water-garden-of-the-praedia-of-julia-felix-in-pomp/

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Raddato, Carole. "Water Garden of the Praedia of Julia Felix in Pompeii." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 23, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11252/water-garden-of-the-praedia-of-julia-felix-in-pomp/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Water Garden of the Praedia of Julia Felix in Pompeii." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Sep 2019. Web. 14 Jun 2021.