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    DescriptionExcavations carried out at two Late Minoan III sites at Mochlos in eastern Crete yielded a pottery assemblage from 31 tombs and 11 houses, which are cataloged, discussed, and illustrated together with petrographic analyses. The cemetery remains mirror the settlement remains, and the conclusions discuss how the two sites reflect each other. Rarely in Crete are a settlement and its cemetery both preserved, and it is extremely fortunate to be able to document both in a series of scientific excavation reports (Mochlos IIA-IIC). Contents: Introduction; 1. Petrographic Analysis of the Late Minoan III Ceramics; 2. The Late Minoan II-III Pottery; 3. Conclusions: The Decoration, Character, and Relative Chronology of the Late Minoan II-III Pottery; App. A. Petrographic Descriptions; App. B. Earlier Minoan and Later Orientalizing Pottery from Late Minoan III Contexts; Bibliography; Conc. A; Conc. B; Index; Tables; Figures; Plates.


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    Title
    Mochlos IIB
    Subtitle
    Period IV - The Mycenaean Settlement and Cemetery: The Pottery
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) R. Angus K. Smith
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 224 mm
    Height: 284 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 1,474 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781931534543
    ISBN 10: 1931534543
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T General Subject: 750
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: AH
    Libri: I-AH
    BIC subject category V2: HDDA
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15540
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 37
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 939.18, 939/.18
    LC subject heading: , , , , , , , ,
    LC classification: DF221.C8 S656 2010
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: NKD
    Illustrations note
    40 tbls, 93 b/w figs, 35 b/w pls.
    Publisher
    Institute for Aegean Prehistory
    Imprint name
    Institute for Aegean Prehistory
    Publication date
    01 April 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Philadelphia
    Review quote
    This volume constitutes a remarkably interesting and indispensable source of information for those concerned with the modes of production, distribution and mainly consumption of ceramics...in LM II-IIIB Crete and especially in the increasingly less obscure and wild eastern Cretan region. It also offers an exemplary methodology for studying stratigraphically, chronologically and contextually well-defined assemblages of pottery.'--Charlotte Langohr, Universite Catholique de Louvain"Bryn Mawr Classical Review" (01/01/0001)