Catalogue


Ancient Cyprus /
Veronica Tatton-Brown.
imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1988.
description
72 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0674033078 (US :pbk.)
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imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1988.
isbn
0674033078 (US :pbk.)
general note
"Handbook to the permanent exhibition of Cypriot antiquities in the British Museum, known as the A.G. Leventis Gallery of Cypriot Antiquities"--Pref.
catalogue key
4998553
 
Drake Collection.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 71) and index.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Main Description
This concise survey is an introduction to the art and culture of ancient Cyprus, from the time of the first settlers around 7000 B.C. to the end of the Roman period in the late fourth century A.D. .
Table of Contents
Preface
The natural history of Cyprus
The historical background
Island of copper
Trade and manufacture
The human form in Cypriot art
Jewelry
Religion and burial customs
Coinage Ian Carradice
Writing
Weaponry and warfare
Postscript
Acknowledgments
Further reading
Photo acknowledgments
List of registration and catalogue numbers
Index
Chronological table
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