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The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume II: The Decorations

Roger Ling and Lesley Ling


This volume is the second in a series of five on the Insula (city block) of the Menander at Pompeii. The first (on the structures) and the fourth (on the silver treasure) have already been published; the third (on the objects) and the fifth (on the graffiti) are in preparation. The Insula of the Menander, approximately 3500 sq. m. in area, derives its name from the House of the Menander, one of the best-known dwellings of the ancient city. This was evidently the property of one of Pompeii's leading citizens. Renowned for its architectural grandeur and for the hoard of 110 pieces of silver pla ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780199266951
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199266951.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Roger Ling, author

Lesley Ling, author