Pompeii ‘Suburban Baths’ restoration shows off Roman erotic frescoes
Professor Massimo Osanna, Superintendent of the Archaeological Site of Pompeii, has decided to give tourists the opportunity to visit the recently restored Suburban Baths and to see their erotic frescoes during the Christmas holiday season.
|Minors are prohibited from entering [Credit: TANN]|
|Some of the erotic vignettes adorning the walls of Pompeii's Suburban Baths [Credit: Sailko/WikiCommons]|
The erotic frescoes, adorning the ‘apodyterium’ or dressing room, are a true "erotic snapshot" of the time say scholars.
|Terme Suburbane (Pompei) [Credit: Mentnafunangann/WikiCommons]|
The Thermae have been already opened to the public this week.
Source: Il Matino [November 24, 2016]