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Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora

by Carol Lawton

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Published by American School of Classical Studies at Athen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical Greek & Roman archaeology,
  • Sculpture,
  • Archaeological Site Guidebooks,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Archaeology,
  • Athens,
  • Greece,
  • Marble industry and trade,
  • Marble sculpture,
  • Technique

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAgora Picture Book
    ContributionsCraig A. Mauzy (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8092914M
    ISBN 100876616457
    ISBN 109780876616451

    Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora (Agora Picture Book) by Carol L. Lawton, Craig A. Mauzy Paperback, 52 Pages, Published by American School Of Classical Studies ISBN , ISBN: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

      The Agora saw great development in the Roman period, including the construction of many new Roman-inspired buildings. One such building was the Odeion of Odeion was a concert hall built in honor of Marcus Agrippa, who was a general who helped Octavian defeat Antony and Cleopatra at Actium in 31 BC (he was also the son-in-law of Augustus). Agora Excavations -

    Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora: Author: Lawton, C. Abstract: The 5th-century B.C. poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and, indeed, over 3, pieces of various types of sculpture have been uncovered during its excavation.   The early Athenian Agora served a series of very different purposes than it did in its halcyon days of ancient history. The area that came to be the Agora was in use as a cemetery from the Bronze Age (approximately B.C.) until the end of the 7th century B.C. It was also a residential area during this time. This is evidenced by the discovery of remains of wells that .


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poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and, indeed, over 3, pieces of various types of sculpture have been uncovered during its. The Agora Picture Books usually end with suggestions for further reading, and this volume is no exception.

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Picture Book No. 2 (); C. Mauzy: Agora Excavations – A Pictorial History. (); S. CAROL LAWTON Agora Picture Book The 5th-century B.C. poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and, indeed, over 3, pieces of various types of sculpture have been uncovered during its excavation.

Using evidence from the Athenian Agora, the authors show how objects discovered during excavations provide a vivid picture of women's lives.

The book is structured according to the social roles women played; as owners of property, companions (in and outside of marriage), participants in ritual, craftspeople, producers, and consumers. Using evidence from the Athenian Agora the authors show how objects discovered during excavations provide a vivid picture of women's lives.

The book is structured according to the social roles women played - as owners of property, companions (in and outside of marriage), participants in ritual, craftspeople, producers, and consumers. Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora. by Carol L. Lawton. Agora Picture Book 27 52 pp, 58 col & b/w figs " x " Paper, ISBN: Publication Date: Nov Status: Active Retail Price $ BUY PRINT VIEW ONLINE.

Description: The 5th-century B.C. poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and.

The primary purpose of the Agora Picture Book series is to enliven the experience of a visitor to the Athenian Agora, excavated by the American School since While drawing on the object and monuments that can be viewed on a visit to the site, these well-illustrated guides attempt to add some human color to the dry material remains.

The 5th-century B.C. poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and, indeed, over 3, pieces of various types of sculpture have been uncovered during its excavation.

This full-color guide sheds new light on the marble industry in and around the Agora Price: $ E-BOOK EXCERPT. As far as we know, the 5th-century B.C. Greek philosopher Socrates himself wrote nothing.

We discover his thoughts and deeds entirely through the writings of his followers, disciples who accompanied him on his walks through the Athenian Agora and engaged in dialogue with him in the Stoa Basileios. Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora Author: Lawton, C. Publication Date: ISBN: Picture Book: 27 The 5th-century B.C.

poet Pindar remarked on the rich sculptural decoration of the Athenian Agora, and, indeed, over 3, pieces of various types of sculpture have been uncovered during its excavation. Agora Agora by John McK.

Camp. Download in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or Athenian Agora Download for free ebooks.

The Athenian Agora. Discover The Athenian Agora in Athens, Greece: This ancient Greek place of assembly and marketplace is being revealed layer by layer below the modern Athens cityscape.

Get the Atlas Obscura book. The Agora in Athens is one of the sites I visited as a part of the study-travel group.

Walking on the Panathenaic Way, seeing the Temple of Hephaistos, the water clock, the prison on the Marble-Workers Street and visiting the museum were some of the highlights for me. Upon my return from Greece, I wanted to read more about the Athenian Agora and.

Lawton (Carol), Marbleworkers in the Athenian Agora. Agora color photographs by Craig A. Mauzy. The Excavations of the Athenian Agora Picture Book Series. victorious athletes.

Coveted Greek “antique” sculpture as well as con-temporary portraits were displayed in private houses on the slopes near the square.

The finds from the Agora excavations (1) demonstrate that generations of marbleworkers, many of them working in and around the Agora, made Athens an important center for the production of mar.

Mabel Lang () was the Katharine E. McBride Professor Emeritus and Paul Shorey Professor Emeritus of Greek at Bryn Mawr College. She authored or coauthored nine books published by the ASCSA. John McK.

Camp II is Director of Excavations at the Athenian Agora and Professor of Classics at Randolph-Macon s: 2.The Agora, the marketplace and civic center, was one of the most important parts of an ancient city of addition to being a place where people gathered to buy and sell all kinds of commodities, it was also a place where people assembled to discuss all kinds of topics: business, politics, current events, or the nature of the universe and the divine.The ancient Agora of Athens (also called the Classical Agora) is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis and bounded on the south by the hill of the Areopagus and on the west by the hill known as the Agoraios Kolonos, also called Market Hill.

The Agora's initial use was for a commercial, assembly, or residential gathering .