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Classical art & archaeology

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Classical art & archaeology (V470): The study of the material culture of classical civilisations.

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Type Title Description Keywords Full details
Link "BAD ARCHAEOLOGY"

“Bad Archaeology: exposing frauds, misconceptions and distortions.” This site maintains that “Bad Archaeology is all around us. Many of its ideas...

Plato, Pseudoarchaeology, Pseudoscience, Timaeus, Critias, Archaeology view
Link A VISUAL GLOSSARY OF GREEK VASES

This link takes you to a visual glossary of Greek vases - shapes, descriptions and images.

vases, ceramics, Attic Black Figure, Attic Red Figure, Collections, Collectors, Greek art view
Link AEGEAN PREHISTORIC ARCHAEOLOGY: CHRONOLOGY & TERMINOLOGY

There is a useful Guide to Chronology and Terminology on Dartmouth College’s Aegean Prehistoric Archaeology website.

Chronology, Minoan, Minoans, Mycenaeans, Bronze Age, Greece, Crete view
Link ALL ROADS LEAD TO (AND FROM) ROME

This link takes you to an enchanting website all about Roman roads

Ancient history, Classics, Rome view
Link ANTIQUITÉS ÉTRUSQUES, GRECQUES ET ROMAINES (AEGR)

This link takes you to a digitised version of Antiquités étrusques, grecques et romaines, ou les beaux vases étrusques, grecs et romains, et...

Sir William Hamilton, Baron d'Hancarville, ANTIQUITÉS ÉTRUSQUES, GRECQUES ET ROMAINES, Greek art, Attic Red Figure, Attic Black Figure, vases, 18th century, Enlightenment view
Link APOTHEOSIS OF HOMER CALYX KRATER. GR 1772.3-20.26 (Vase E 460)

This link takes you to an image, plus further information and links, of the Greek Calyx-krater (wine bowl), circa 440...

Apotheosis of Homer, Attic Red Figure, vases, Sir William Hamilton, Collectors, Greek art view
Link ARTHUR EVANS ARCHIVE

The Arthur Evans archive consists of the archaeological records and papers of Sir Arthur Evans (Keeper of the Ashmolean Museum, 1884–1908), which...

Arthur Evans, Minoan, Minoans, Knossos, Ashmolean Museum view
Link Arthur Evans Archive (Knossos excavations)

The archive consists of the archaeological records and papers of Sir Arthur Evans. A large part of these relate to his excavations at the Bronze...

Greek, Europe, sites, artefacts, Prehistory, Bronze Age, Minoan, Classical, Architecture view
Link ARTHUR EVANS: 'THE PALACE OF MINOS'

This link takes you to a digital version of SirArthur Evans' monumntal publication The Palace of Minos on the website of Heidelberg...

Greek culture, Arthur Evans, Palace of Minos, Minoan, Minoans, Crete, Archaeology view
Link Athenian Agora excavations

A website dedicated to the excavation of the Athenian Agora from 1931 onwards, including databases of images of the site and its artefacts.

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Classical, Greek, Athens, Sculpture, Architecture view
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