Plan of the House of Vestals
House of Vestals: the plan of constructions of the Middle and Late Empire (from Trajan to Constantine). Rome, Roman Forum

Plan of the House of Vestals.

House of Vestals: the plan of constructions of the Middle and Late Empire (from Trajan to Constantine).

Rome, Roman Forum

Description:
1 — temple of Vesta;
2 — niche with ionic columns (compitum);
3 — two-storeyed portico with columns;
4 — brick-built octagonal structure, probably used for gardening;
5 — large room — tablinum — with vaulted ceiling;
6 — bakery;
7 — mill;
8 — kitchen;
9 — hall with an apse;
10 — square room (triclinium?)
Credits:
© 2004 Image, text: F. Coarelli. Roma. Guide Archeologiche. Mondadori Electa S.p.A. 2004, p. 97.
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