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The mosaics of Roman Crete : art, archaeology and social change /

"This book examines the rich corpus of mosaics created in Crete during the Roman and Late Antique eras. It provides essential information on the style, iconography, and chronology of the material, as well as discussion of the craftspeople who created them and the technologies they used. The con...

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Main Author: Sweetman, Rebecca J.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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  • Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction; 2. The archaeology of Crete; 3. Iconography of Cretan mosaics; 4. Date and distribution; 5. Urban and architectural contexts; 6. Mosaics of Crete: craftspeople, technology, and workshops; 7. The provincial view, globalization, and Christianization.