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Title Philistor [electronic resource] : studies in honor of Costis Davaras / edited by Eleni Mantzourani and Philip P. Betancourt.

Imprint Philadelphia : INSTAP Academic Press, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxxii, 282 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, col. port.
Series Prehistory monographs ; 36
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The frying pans from Hagia Photia / Philip P. Betancourt -- The genesis of the early Minoan Tholos tomb / Keith Branigan -- Harvesting an old rattle : the bronze sistrum from the "royal" villa at Hagia Triada / Thomas M. Brogan -- Some thoughts on "neo-Minoan" mythology / Christos G. Doumas -- The presence of pumice in LM IIIB levels at Sissi, Crete / Florence Gaignerot-Driessen and Jan Driessen -- The Kavousi goddesses with up-raised hands : new information on technology / Geraldine C. Gesell -- An early Minoan I long dagger and razor from Kalo Chorio, East Crete / Donald C. Haggis -- Firebars and other ceramics of problematic function from Priniatikos Pyrgos / Barbara J. Hayden -- A tomb from Gonies Pediados : the end of final neolithic IV merges with the dawn of the early Bronze Age / Athanasia Kanta -- Stone kernoi from the Juktas peak sanctuary / Alexandra Karetsou with a contribution by R.D.G. Evely -- A new idol of cycladic type from Hagia Triada / Vincenzo La Rosa -- Sexuality or fertility symbol? : the bronze figurine from Makrygialos / Eleni Mantzourani -- A story of lions : palatial ideology in Egypt, Knossos, and Mycenae / Nanno Marinatos -- Earth and fire : Cretan potting traditions and replicating Minoan cooking fabrics / Jennifer Moody, Jerolyn E. Morrison, and Harriet Lewis Robinson.
A terracotta foot model from the Syme Sanctuary, Crete / Polymnia Muhly -- East Cretan peak sanctuaries revisited / Krzysztof Nowicki -- An early Minoan boat model from Kephala Petras, Siteia / Yiannis Papadatos -- New evidence on the origin of the late Minoan III chest-shaped larnax / Lefteris Platon -- God save our homes : the case of the horns of consecration from Galatas / Giorgos Rethemiotakis -- The hypostyle crypt (Quartier Kappa) and the large court, Malia : an athletic center? / Martin Schmid -- Mochlos boats / Jeffrey S. Sole -- The Vrysinas Ephebe : the lower torso of a clay figurine in Contrapposto / Dimitris Sphakianakis -- Kampos group pottery from the prepalatial cemetery of Petras, Siteia / Metaxia Tsipopoulou -- Minoan bee smokers : an experimental approach / Loeta Tyree, Harriet Lewis Robinson, and Paraskevi Stamataki -- Headless, armless but sexuated bodies : on some particular figurines from the peak sanctuary of Vrysinas, near Rethymnon, Crete / Iris Tzachili -- Armenoi : the late Minoan III necropolis and the town / Yannis Tzedakis and Holley Martlew -- The neopalatial farmhouse at Kephali Lazana, Chondros Viannou, re-examined / Giorgos Vavouranakis -- The apogee of Minoan civilization : the final neopalatial period / Peter M. Warren -- An overview of secondary state formation on Crete : the Mirabello region during the Bronze Age / L. Vance Watrous.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Greece -- Crete.
Architecture, Minoan -- Greece -- Crete.
Bronze age -- Greece -- Crete.
Crete (Greece) -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Mantzouran, Helen, 1954-
Betancourt, Philip P., 1936-
Davaras, Ksts.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781931534659 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781623030308 (e-book)

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