*POMPEII, ITALY ~ The House of Paquius Proculus (Pansa) on the south side of the Via dell'Abbondanza Pompeii was excavated in Remains of 7 children were found inside one room. Mosaic floors surround the impluvium.
Pompeii, House of Venus in a Shell. On the rear wall of the peristyle are three large paintings on a blue background. The left hand painting is of the god Mars shown standing naked on a plinth while holding a lance & a shield.