The Pots and Potters of Assyria Technology and organisation of production, ceramic sequence and vessel function at Late Bronze Age Tell sabi Abyad, Syria,

K. Duistermaat;

Editore: Turnhout Brepols 2008, 2008
Usato Soft cover
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Paperback, 608 p., 80 colour ill., 22 x 28. ISBN 9782503526522. This is the first monograph that deals with the Middle Assyrian remains at Tell Sabi Abyad, northern Syria. It offers a detailed description of the ceramics excavated between 1991 and 1998 in the project of Leiden National Museum of Antiquities. The study integrates technological, morphological, stylistic, and archaeological data to come to an understanding of pottery production and use. The book contains seven lavishly illustrated chapters and six appendices presenting the raw data on typology, pottery kilns, archaeometric analyses and functional analyses. The large-scale excavation and the excellent preservation of pottery workshops, tools and kilns as well as the meticulous study of technology and standardization provide a unique insight into the organization of pottery production. The chapter on function and use combines information on performance characteristics, shape and capacity, traces of use, depictions of vessels in iconography and information from texts, in an attempt to reconstruct how vessels were used. In a contribution by Dr. Frans Wiggermann two cuneiform texts from Sabi Abyad dealing with pottery have been published, and a first step has been taken to connect the ceramic repertoire with Middle Assyrian vocabulary. This study will be interesting to Near Eastern archaeologists, ceramicists and Assyriologists as well as to students of craft production in archaeology or ethno-archaeology. Languages : English. 0 g. Codice inventario libreria 40501

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Titolo: The Pots and Potters of Assyria Technology ...

Casa editrice: Turnhout Brepols 2008

Data di pubblicazione: 2008

Legatura: Soft cover

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