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Greek burial customs /

Main Author: Kurtz, Donna C.
Other Authors: Boardman, John, 1927- (joint author.)
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Thames and Hudson, 1971.
Series: Aspects of Greek and Roman life
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • From bronze age to iron age
  • Pt. 1. Athens and Attica. The end of the bronze age
  • The early iron age
  • The geometric period
  • The archaic period
  • The classical period
  • Funeral rites
  • The Hellenistic period
  • Pt. 2. The Greek world. The early period
  • Everyman's grave
  • Rites and offerings
  • Grave markers and monuments
  • Communal graves and cenotaphs
  • Epitaphs
  • Decorated sarcophagi
  • Monumental tombs, Heroa and Hellenistic Greece
  • Colonies and neighbors.