Lares and Genius
Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium).
Fourth style. 69—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8905.Naples, National Archaeological MuseumPhoto 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)

Pompeii.
Credits:
(сс) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
Keywords: ζωγραφικήί pictura ars picturae painting pittura malerei peinture φρεσκογραφία τοιχογραφία νωπογραφία wall fresco frescos frescoes opera parietale murale opere parietali murali affresco affreschi freskomalerei frischmalerei wandmalerei fresko fresken fresque fresques pintura mural ρωμαϊκές roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia mythology mitologia mythologie γκένιους genius genio λάρητες lar lares lari laren from pompeii viii 2 lararium fourth style iv and laris snake serpent goblet horn for drink vessel religious dance patera cornucopia sacrifice sacrificial libation food victimarius cultrarius pig swine hog altar crested tufted toga-praetexta toga praetexta tunic footwear footgear garland garlands aulos inv no 8905