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Published: 10 March 2016

320 Pages | 238 black and white illustrations, 8-page colour plates section, and 8 maps


ISBN: 9780198746454

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Figured Tombstones from Macedonia, Fifth-First Century BC

Myrina Kalaitzi

Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology

  • The first compilation of a substantial body of material from ancient Macedonia, comprising stone funerary monuments, or stelai, which feature figured representations of the deceased and their relatives
  • Combines a traditional, art-historical approach with a contemporary perspective, placing archaeological material in its historical and social context
  • Utilizes interdisciplinary analysis to move beyond artistic evaluation and consider the social history and wider meaning of the funerary monuments
  • Richly illustrated with a comprehensive image catalogue including a sixteen-page colour plates section
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