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Tradition free pdf From prehistoric Santorini to Late Antique Rome, from textiles and dyes to lists of priests inscribed in stone, the authors in this volume, writing from many different perspectives, look at tradition as a powerful force in creating, maintaining and negotiating identity. Broaching a wide array of interesting subjects including cultic rituals and the use of magical objects and symbols, votive traditions in Greek Sanctuaries, funerary portraits and Iron Age pottery, this richly illustrated volume contributes to a better understanding of how tradition was negotiated and transmitted in the ancient world.

About Jane Fejfer

Jane Fejfer is associate professor of archaeology at the University of Copenhagen. Mette Moltesen is curator of Ancient Sculpture at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek in Copenhagen. Annette Rathje is Associate Professor of classical archaeology at the University of Copenhagen and editor-in-chief of the monographic series Acta Hyperborea.

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Author : Jane Fejfer
Publisher : Museum Tusculanum Press
Data Published : 01 March 2015
ISBN : 8763542587
EAN : 9788763542586
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 480 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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