Morgantina Studies
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Morgantina Studies

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English


  • Art techniques & materials,
  • Ceramic arts, pottery, glass,
  • Classical Greek & Roman archaeology,
  • Sociology,
  • Ceramic Arts And Crafts,
  • Greek Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Archaeology,
  • Archaeology and Ancient History,
  • Art and Architecture,
  • Classics,
  • Social Science / Archaeology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7756965M
ISBN 100691040141
ISBN 109780691040141

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The author considers the Morgantina terracottas as representatives of one of the liveliest traditions of the Greek minor arts, and thus he examines questions of stylistic development and influence, workshop traditions, and technique. Originally published in Author: Malcolm Bell. The kilns at Morgantina, site of the well-known excavations in central Sicily, are an outstanding example of multiple potters' workshops in use during the late Hellenistic period. In fully documenting these ten kilns, excavated between and , Ninina Cuomo di Caprio offers both a representative cross-section of the physical setting of Format: Hardcover. In the latest volume in the Morgantina Studies series, Stone presents a meticulously constructed typology of the Hellenistic and Roman tablewares from Morgantina. It is a beautiful book of a type that we are not likely to see published for much longer. The binding, paper, illustrations, and photographs are all excellent, and their styles look back to another era of academic publication. Excavation of the ancient city of Morgantina in southeastern Sicily since has recovered an extraordinary quantity and variety of pottery, both locally made and imported. This volume presents the fine-ware pottery dating between the second half of the fourth century BCE, when Morgantina was a thriving inland center closely tied to the Hellenistic east through Syracuse, and the first half.

Morgantina. likes. To foster the community of researchers and students past and present who have worked at the excavations of Morgantina. The book will be tremendously useful for those excavating and studying the ceramics of Sicilian sites; I venture to predict that it will become a bible, much like the famous Agora XII of Brian Sparkes and Lucy Talcott. Because Morgantina imported a variety of wares, it will also become a source of dated comparanda for sites in other parts of.   The Paperback of the Morgantina Studies, Volume III: Fornaci e Officine da Vasaio Tardo-ellenistiche. (In Italian) (Late Hellenistic Potters' Kilns and Due to COVID, orders may be : Ninina Cuomo di Caprio. Morgantina Studies, Volume IV. Robert Leighton. Stay connected for the latest book news. Email. Top. United States. 41 William Street Princeton, New Jersey United States Phone: +1 Directions Europe. 6 Oxford Street, Woodstock Oxfordshire, OX20 1TR United Kingdom.