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Scheletri. Skeletons.

 

The pages below we know have references to and pictures of skeletons. You may find other pages on the site that we have not managed to identify.

The skeletons include those of the victims, the skeletons of animals, and skeletons portayed in paintings and mosaics etc.

These pages cover Pompeii, Boscoreale, Gragnano, Oplontis, Scafati and Stabiae.

 

I.3.30 p3

I.6.2 p2

I.7.1

I.8.12

I.9.12

I.10.4 east part 1

I.10.4 peristyle p3

I.10.7 p6

I.11.4

I.11.15 p2

I.11.16

II.6.00 p3

II.8.6 p3

III.8.8

IV.2.b

V.4.3

V.4.6

V.4.a plan

V.4.c

VI.1.4

VI.11.8

VI.11.10 p4

VI.15.8 p9

VI.15.22

VI.15.23

VI.16.12

VI.16.29

VI.17.25

VI.17.27

VII.1.25

VII.1.27

VII.1.47 plan

VII.2.16

VII.7.10

VII.9.7 p5

VII.12.13

VII.14.9 p3

VII.16.22 p2

VIII.3.14 p1

VIII.5.39

VIII.6.1

VIII.6.9

VIII.7.16 p1

VIII.7.16 p4

IX.2.26

IX.3.5 p10

IX.5.2

IX.5.11 p3

IX.6.5 p2

IX.9.6 p2

IX.12.8

IX.13.3 p6

IX.14.2

IX.14.4 p4

IX.14.4 plan

Tombs at Fondo Azzolini

Tombs Fondo Pacifico fpng

Tombs Porta Ercolano hge31

Tombs Porta Ercolano hge32

Tombs Porta Ercolano hge45

Tombs Porta Ercolano hgw18

Tombs Porta Stabia stabg5

Tombs Porta Stabia stabg6

Vicolo degli Scheletri p2

Pompeii Villa di Diomede p9

Pompeii Villa of the Mosaic Columns p5

Pompeii Villa del fondo Ippolito Zurlo

Pompeii Villa di T. Siminius Stephanus p1

Pompeii Villa di T. Siminius Stephanus p2

Pompeii Villa di T. Siminius Stephanus p3

Boscoreale Villa Pompeiani di Publio Fannio Sinistore p8

Boscoreale Villa rustica nel Fondo di Antonio Prisco

Boscoreale La villa del Fondo d'Acunzo

Gragnano Villa rustica in Localita Carmiano Villa A

Oplontis Villa of Poppea p27

Oplontis Villa of Lucius Crassius Tertius p2

Oplontis Villa of Lucius Crassius Tertius p4

Scafati Villa rustica in Fondo de Prisco

Scafati Villa Rustica detta di Domitius Auctus

Scafati, Villa rustica in fondo Aquino

Stabiae Villa San Marco p14

 

 

See Luongo G., Perrotta A., Scarpati C., De Carolis E., Patricelli G., Ciarallo A., 2002.

Impact of the AD 79 explosive eruption on Pompeii, II. Causes of death of the inhabitants

 

The appendices each give a very useful list of the corpses found giving the location, date of recovery, number of corpses and the archive references.

 

Appendix A

Corpses found within the lower lapilli pumice fall deposit

 

Appendix B

Corpses found within the upper stratified ash and pumice lapilli pyroclastic density currents (PDCs) deposits