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The sanctuary of Demeter and Kore

terracotta figurines of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman periods

by Gloria S. Merker

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Published by American School of Classical Studies at Athens in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Corinth
    • Subjects:
    • Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone (Corinth, Greece) -- Catalogs.,
    • Terra-cotta figurines, Greek -- Greece -- Corinth -- Catalogs.,
    • Terra-cotta figurines, Classical -- Greece -- Corinth -- Catalogs.,
    • Terra-cotta figurines, Hellenistic -- Greece -- Corinth -- Catalogs.,
    • Terra-cotta figurines -- Greece -- Corinth -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      Statementby Gloria S. Merker.
      GenreCatalogs.
      SeriesCorinth ;, v. 18, pt. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF261.C65 A6 vol. 18, pt. 4, NB155 A6 vol. 18, pt. 4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 394 p. :
      Number of Pages394
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL59390M
      ISBN 100876611846
      LC Control Number99087774

      This Volume is devoted to the large-scale, freestanding terracotta sculpture from the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore at Corinth. Approximately fragments of sculpture were found, extending in date from the late 7th through the 4th century B.C. These fragments represent a minimum of full-figure statues, and perhaps as many as   Situated on the slopes of Acrocorinth, which rises to the south of the main part of the ancient city, the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore was the focus of excavations from through This is the first volume of final publication and presents pottery used in the sanctuary from the Protocorinthian period through :

      A preface is presented from the book "The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: The Terracotta Sculpture," volume 5 of the Corinth XVIII series, in which the author discusses the terracotta sculpture of the ancient Greek sanctuary mentioned in the title found at the archaeological site in Corinth, Greece. This book is a careful edition of the inscriptions found in the sanctuary of Demeter and Kore at Corinth, excavated by archaeologists from the American School of Classical Studies in s and s. This volume adds to previous ones of this series, which dealt with other aspects of the site such as topography, architecture or sculpture, and.

      This volume continues the high level of scholarship contained in the three previous volumes and is a worthy addition to the series.' - Scott Moore (Bryn Mawr Classical Review ) This volume publishes the terracotta figurines of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman periods from the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on the lower slopes of Acrocorinth. Photo by David Pettegrew, July 6, This new publication by Nancy Bookidis and Elizabeth Pemberton discusses the Greek lamps and offering trays from the sanctuary from the archaic to Hellenistic periods (and a few Roman finds are thrown in for good measure).


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The sanctuary of Demeter and Kore by Gloria S. Merker Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore This site could well be the most important sanctuary of Corinth and one of the largest ones in the Hellenic territory.

In its initial phase, the sanctuary area was divided by a road leading to forty (40) dining areas dating back to the archaic – classical period and placed on each side of that road. The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: Terracotta Figurines of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman Periods (Corinth) Volume XVIII Part 4 Edition by Gloria S.

Merker (Author) › Visit Amazon's Gloria S. Merker Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Cited by: 3. The fifth part of the Corinth volume dedicated to the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore publishes the large-scale terracotta sculpture found in the sanctuary.

Extending from the late 7th through the 4th century B.C., the sculpture consists of fragments from to as many as statues, from half- to nearly life-size. Book Review of The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: The Inscriptions, by Ronald S.

Stroud Reviewed by Ilaria Bultrighini American Journal of Archaeology Vol.No. 4 (October ). The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth was a temple in Ancient Corinth, dedicated to the goddesses Demeter and Kore.

The sanctuary was situated on the Acrocorinth, where several other sanctuaries where placed, notably the Temple of Aphrodite on sanctuary first consisted of a sacred area, which in the archaic period included a small temple.

The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore was a sanctuary in ancient Syracuse in Sicily, dedicated to Demeter and Kore (). The sanctuary was founded on the Ortygia in the Piazza Archimede. Numerous female terracotta figurines from the 8th-century BC has been excavated. The sanctuary was moved to the acropolis of Syracuse in the 5th century BC.

The cult of Demeter. This technical book of archeological findings is the sixth in the series of Corinth XVIII. The series publishes the results of the excavations made by the American School of Classical Studies in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth from   Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth,produced more than inscribed objects of stone, bronze, bone, lead weights, pottery (graffiti and dipinti), clay pinakes, magical lead tablets, and in a : Ronald Stroud.

The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore by Elizabeth G. Pemberton,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Over the many years of excavations at the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore in ancient Corinth, some fragments of large-scale, hand-modeled terracotta sculptures have been brought to light.

In this meticulous and careful study, Bookidis documents the dedications of terracotta statues at the sanctuary from the late seventh to at least the early. The Sanctuary of Demeter occupies a vast rectangular terrace ( x 50 meters), and is a construction dating from the Hellenistic Age, with reworkings during the Roman Age.

The entrance is on the southeast side, near a fountain and a sacrificial pit, used to collect the blood of the victims. Surrounded by porticoes on three sides, the temenos has, on the side opposite. The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: The Greek Pottery Elizabeth G.

Pemberton Situated on the slopes of Acrocorinth, which rises to the south of the main part of the ancient city, the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore was the focus of excavations from through In the series of final publications for the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, this book presents ceramic material from the Roman period (primarily from the middle of the 1st century to the end of the 4th century A.D.) in which is included the relatively small number of Roman lamps.

Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth,produced more than inscribed objects of stone, bronze, and bone, as well as lead weights, mosaics, dipinti and graffiti on pottery, clay pinakes, and magical lead tablets.

All of the inscriptions in this volume are. In the series of final publications for the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, this book presents ceramic material from the Roman period (primarily from the middle of the 1st century to the end of the 4th century A.D.) in which is included the relatively small number of Roman lamps.

Since even small Pages: Get this from a library. The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: the inscriptions. [Ronald S Stroud] -- "Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth,produced more than inscribed objects of stone, bronze.

The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore | Situated on the slopes of Acrocorinth, which rises to the south of the main part of the ancient city, the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore was the focus of excavations from through This is the first volume of final publication and presents pottery used in the sanctuary from the Protocorinthian period through B.C.

Get this from a library. The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: the terracotta sculpture. [Nancy Bookidis] -- "The fifth part of the Corinth volume dedicated to the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore publishes the large-scale terracotta sculpture found in the sanctuary.

Extending from the late 7th through the 4th. This volume continues the publication of excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth.

It incorporates two bodies of material--Greek lamps and offering trays. The lamps include those made from the 7th through 2nd centuries B.C., together with a few Roman examples not.

Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order.

SANCTUARY OF DEMETER AND KORE: TERRACOTTA FIGURINES OF CLASSICAL, HELLENISTIC, AND ROMAN PERIODS (CORINTH) By Gloria S.

Merker - Hardcover. Description: Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth,produced more than inscribed objects of stone, bronze, and bone, as well as lead weights, mosaics, dipinti and graffiti on pottery, clay pinakes, and magical lead tablets.

All of the.Nancy Bookidis is the author of Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore .Construction of the sanctuary began sometime in the late fourth century B.C. Some features of the sanctuary are of Roman date and attest to continuity of use: the altar near the entrance is Roman, and later walls of uncertain purpose were built within the temenos.

Other Notes: An altar of Roman date stood inside the temenos near the north wall.