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Pompeii - the Roman Baths

Discussion in 'GD Archive' started by MindYerBeak, 23 May 2003.

  1. MindYerBeak

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    Herewith holiday piccies of the Roman Baths in Pompeii. Hot water was piped in from beneath the baths and parts of the walls acted as vents to carry away the smoke.

    The Bath, for the dangling of feet and a good yap
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    The sink, with which to wash your hands and face. Hot water was pumped out of the centre
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    These chappies aren't paintings, but statues, running the whole length of both walls
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    The stuccoed and frescoed ceiling
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    Another glimpse of the ceiling. Note the statues
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  2. MindYerBeak

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    The reliefed Dome
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    This looks like a footstool
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