Ancient Cyprus

Ancient Cyprus

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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..show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 213.1 x 215.1 x 7.4mm | 267.87g
  • HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Cambridge, Mass, United States
  • English
  • 0674033078
  • 9780674033078

Table of contents

Preface 1. The natural history of Cyprus 2. The historical background 3. Island of copper 4. Trade and manufacture 5. The human form in Cypriot art 6. Jewelry 7. Religion and burial customs 8. Coinage Ian Carradice 9. Writing 10. Weaponry and warfare Postscript Acknowledgments Further reading Photo acknowledgments List of registration and catalogue numbers Index Chronological tableshow more