Cupid Frieze, House of the Vettii, Pompeii

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by M.Violanti
published on 11 August 2013

A section of the 1st century CE cupids frieze from the triclinium or dining room from the House of the Vetti in Pompeii. The frieze depicts cupids selling flowers and perfumes and as workers who sell flowers, make wine and work gold.

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M.Violanti, . (2013, August 11). Cupid Frieze, House of the Vettii, Pompeii. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1381/

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M.Violanti, . "Cupid Frieze, House of the Vettii, Pompeii." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 11, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/1381/.

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M.Violanti, . "Cupid Frieze, House of the Vettii, Pompeii." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 11 Aug 2013. Web. 22 Apr 2019.

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