Reconstruction of the Villa Boscoreale. Found in the town of Boscoreale, 1 kilometers north of Pompeii. The villa is known for elaborate true fresco paintings. The cubiculum (bedroom) is on display in the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Forum of Pompeii as it would have looked in the year 61 CE. In February of 62 CE, an intense earthquake left the Forum and parts of the city in ruin. 17 years later on Aug 24 in 79 CE, Mt.