Lares and Genius
Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium).
Fourth style. 69—79 CE.
Naples, National Archaeological MuseumInv. No. 8905.Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Lares and Genius.

Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium).
Fourth style. 69—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8905.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Credits:
(сс) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
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