Silver And Society In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2017-05-15 | Author : Ruth E. Leader-Newby | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351900072
ISBN 13 : 1351900072

The spectacular hoards of late antique silver - Mildenhall, Thetford, Sevso - discovered since the middle of the last century have aroused much interest in this luxury art form. Bu..

A History Of Roman Art

Pub Date : 2014-12-16 | Author : Steven L. Tuck | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118885437
ISBN 13 : 1118885430

A History of Roman Art provides a wide-ranging survey of the subject from the founding of Rome to the rule of Rome's first Christian emperor, Constantine. Incorporating the most up..

Coins And Costume In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : Jutta-Annette Bruhn | Publisher : Dumbarton Oaks

ISBN 10 : 0884022196
ISBN 13 : 9780884022190

This catalogue focuses on numismatic gold jewelry, from pendants set with coins and medallions to stamped pseudo-medallions, or a combination of both. Special attention is given to..

Lighting In Early Byzantium

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Laskarina Boura | Publisher : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection

ISBN 10 : 0884023176
ISBN 13 : 9780884023173

This book is the first general survey of lighting in Byzantium. The first part of the book discusses the technology and types of lighting devices and explains their decorative symb..

Byzantium And Islam

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) | Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822039403175
ISBN 13 :

A groundbreaking investigation of the extraordinary art and material culture of the southern provinces of the Byzantine Empire during the momentous 7th to 9th century..