Dog Mosaic in the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii

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Carole Raddato
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Dog Mosaic in the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii

The vestibule floor of the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii is paved with a fine mosaic depicting a guard dog chained to a door. The House of Paquius Proculus lies on the south side of the Via dell'Abbondanza. 1st century CE.

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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 27). Dog Mosaic in the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11276/

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Raddato, Carole. "Dog Mosaic in the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 27, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11276/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Dog Mosaic in the House of Paquius Proculus in Pompeii." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 27 Sep 2019. Web. 10 Aug 2020.

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