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Published: 03 January 2019

248 Pages


ISBN: 9780190614812

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The Tiny and the Fragmented

Miniature, Broken, or Otherwise Incomplete Objects in the Ancient World

Edited by S. Rebecca Martin and Stephanie M. Langin-Hooper

  • Details unique theoretical focus in joining studies of miniaturization and fragmentation (deliberate partiality and deliberate breakage)
  • Contains chapters by a high-caliber interdisciplinary group of anthropologists, archaeologists, art historians, and classicists
  • Investigates the social and contextual nature of miniaturization, fragmentation, and incompleteness globally