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Title Two cemeteries at Takhtidziri (Georgia) : Late Achaemenid-Early Hellenistic and late Hellenistic-early Roman / edited by Iulon Gagoshidze, Michael Vickers, Darejan Kacharava, David Gagoshidze
Published Summertown, Oxford : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd, [2022]


Description 1 online resource (iv, 293 pages) : illustrations (some color), color map, black-and-white plans
Series Archaeopress Archaeology
Archaeopress archaeology.
Contents Introduction -- Iulon Gagoshidze ; 1. The History of Archaeological Excavations of Takhtidziri Cemeteries -- Iulon Gagoshidze ; 2. The Late Achaemenid-Early Hellenistic Period Cemetery ; 2.1 Introduction (Iulon Gagoshidze) ; 2.2 The Structure of Graves and Burial Practice (Iulon Gagoshidze) ; 2.3 Grave Goods (Iulon Gagoshidze) ; 2.4 Conclusion (Iulon Gagoshidze) ; 2.5 Catalogue (Iulon Gagoshidze, Nana Gogiberidze) ; 3. The Late Hellenistic -- Early Roman period Cemetery -- David Gagoshidze ; 3.1 Introduction ; 3.2 The Structure of Graves and Burial Practice ; 3.3 Conclusion ; 3.4 Description of Burials and Grave Goods ; 4. Technical Investigation of Metal Artifacts Discovered at Takhtidziri -- Nino Kalandadze, Nino Kebuladze ; 4.1 Research Methodology ; 4.2 Outcomes of Research ; 4.3 Conclusion ; References
Summary This book publishes excavations at two cemeteries located near to the village of Takhtidziri in Shida Kartli, the central region of Georgia. The grave goods recovered are diverse and suggest that the kingdom of Kartli (Caucasian Iberia) was involved in international trade and economic relations in the Late Hellenistic and Early Roman period
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-293)
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Classical antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Georgia (Republic) -- Kareli (Municipality)
Cemeteries -- Georgia (Republic) -- Kareli (Municipality)
Classical antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology)
SUBJECT Takhtidziri Site (Georgia)
Kareli (Georgia : Municipality) -- Antiquities
Iberia (Kingdom) -- Antiquities
Subject Iberia (Kingdom)
Form Electronic book
Author Gagoshidze, I︠U︡. M. (I︠U︡lon Mikhaĭlovich), editor.
Vickers, Michael J., editor
Kacharava, D. D. (Daredzhan Davidovna), editor.
Gagoshidze, David, editor
ISBN 1803272449
Other Titles 2 cemeteries at Takhtidziri (Georgia)