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Art / Sculpture / Gems / Seals

Anthropomorphic and Zoomorphic Miniature Figures in Eurasia, Africa and Meso-America
Morphology, materiality, technology, function and context
£36.00
Editors:
Dragos Gheorghiu and Ann Cyphers
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
164pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306797
BAR number:
S2138
Sub Title:
Morphology, materiality, technology, function and context
The present volume is mainly the result of two symposia held at the European Archaeological Association meetings in Krakow (2006) and... More
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The Relief Plaques of Eastern Eurasia and China
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
£41.00
Author:
John Boardman
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
250pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407306872
BAR number:
S2146
Sub Title:
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
'The 'Ordos bronzes' are well known to collectors and many museums, named for the many finds in and around the Ordos plateau in north... More
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£25.00
Author:
Cybelle Greenlaw
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
101pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307473
BAR number:
S2192
Sub Title:
A new perspective on ancient primates
Inspired in part by the famous blue monkeys of Thera, in this original work, the author provides a survey of the diverse cultural... More
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£19.00
Author:
Rachel Mairs
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
75pp. Includes 3 figures
ISBN:
9781407307527
BAR number:
S2196
This book is intended as an introduction to the archaeology of the easternmost regions of Greek settlement in the Hellenistic period,... More
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Ship Iconography in Mosaics
An aid to understanding ancient ships and their construction
£51.00
Author:
Zaraza Friedman
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
235pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307589
BAR number:
S2202
Sub Title:
An aid to understanding ancient ships and their construction
Mosaic surfaces (floor and/or wall) comprise one of the most accomplished art forms to develop in the Mediterranean region in antiquity.... More
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£46.00
Author:
Mala Malla
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
209pp, Illustrated throughout with 247 figures and 4 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407307664
BAR number:
S2208
Sub-series name:
South Asian Archaeological Series, 13
Bronze art of Nepal bears its distinctive stamp on the cultural history of the country. Meager and sporadic research on the subject... More
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£35.00
Author:
Rogério Sousa
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
146pp. Includes 111 figures
ISBN:
9781407307695
BAR number:
S2211
The heart amulet is one of the most often depicted images in Egyptian art. Due to the scarcity of archaeological information available... More
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From Pella to Gandhara
Hybridisation and Identity in the Art and Architecture of the Hellenistic East
£46.00
Editors:
Anna Kouremenos, Sujatha Chandrasekaran and Roberto Rossi with a foreword by Sir John Boardman
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
213pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307794
BAR number:
S2221
Sub Title:
Hybridisation and Identity in the Art and Architecture of the Hellenistic East
Alexander the Great's campaigns in the East brought the Greek and Eastern worlds in closer contact than was possible in previous... More
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£23.00
Author:
Gerardo Aldana y Villalobos
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
87pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308036
BAR number:
S2239
Epigraphers of the Mayan hieroglyphic writing system have demonstrated that a single verb root lies behind a substantial array of royal... More
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£72.00
Editors:
Claudine Dauphin and Basema Hamarneh
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English & French with abst. in English, French, Italian, Arabic
Paperback:
331pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308159
BAR number:
S2248
Sub Title:
Celebrating his life and work
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£25.00
Author:
Eva Grossmann
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
91pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308166
BAR number:
S2249
This book presents an outline history of ancient sites associated with floor mosaics depicting marine vessels in the widely defined... More
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£47.00
Author:
Jorge Tomás García
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
193pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308197
BAR number:
S2252
The painters of Sicyon were rulers of a τέχνη in their artistic creation that allowed them to combine their natural talent for painting... More
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