Item description for Byzantine To Modern Pottery In The Aegean: An Introduction and Field Guide by Joanita Vroom...
Byzantine to Modern Pottery in the Aegean is the first general introduction to and easy-to-use field guide for Medieval and Post-Medieval pottery in the Aegean. This book opens up a neglected area of Mediterranean archaeology for fieldworkers and everybody interested in the Aegean after the Roman era. Whether ceramic specialists, students or readers with a general interest, all will find here a much needed overview and indispensable reference work of Post-Classical ceramics in the Aegean region. Byzantine to Modern Pottery in the Aegean offers a detailed description of the most important wares from the Early Byzantine period, the Middle Byzantine period, the Late Byzantine/Frankish period, the Turkish/Venetian period to the Early Modern period. In addition it includes a discussion of the problems in chronology, a time-line, an at-a-glance overview of the main shapes of table wares and kitchen wares in the Aegean, as well as a glossary of terms and the essential literature for each period.
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Studio: Parnassus Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 5.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.05 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2006
Publisher Parnassus Press
ISBN 9061314410 ISBN13 9789061314417