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Author Posamentir, Richard

Title The polychrome grave stelai from the early Hellenistic necropolis / Richard Posamentir ; Joseph Coleman Carter, editor
Edition 1st ed
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 489 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Chersonesan studies ; 1
Chersonesan studies ; 1.
Contents The polychrome grave stelai from the early Hellenistic necropolis -- Catalog of stelai -- Shape and object analysis -- Painting -- Grave stelai found in the Tower of Zeno -- Grave stelai found outside the Tower of Zeno -- Dating of the stelai from the Tower of Zeno -- Crownings, bases, naiskoi, and anthropomorphic stones -- Location and appearance of the necropolis in the Hellenistic period -- Comparisons with other funerary stelai -- Conclusion: The necropolis, its destruction, and the Tower of Zeno -- Specialist studies -- Analysis of the Tower of Zeno inscriptions / Paula Perlman -- Pigment analysis / John Twilley
Notes "Institute of Classical Archaeology. Packard Humanities Institute. University of Texas Press."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
Subject Stele (Archaeology) -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Polychromy -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Sculpture, Hellenistic -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Inscriptions, Greek -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Sepulchral monuments -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Cemeteries -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Towers -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Fortification -- Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
HISTORY -- Ancient -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Archaeology.
Inscriptions, Greek.
Sculpture, Hellenistic.
Sepulchral monuments.
Stele (Archaeology)
Chersonese (Extinct city) -- Antiquities
Chersonese (Extinct city) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Ukraine -- Chersonese (Extinct city)
Form Electronic book
Author Carter, Joseph Coleman
University of Texas at Austin. Institute of Classical Archaeology.
ISBN 9780292784956